Program: #11-06, Air Date: 01/31/11The superb Baroque ensemble in sacred works by Charpentier and Carissimi. We continue our long and fruitful association with our partners at Radio Netherlands in presenting a series of concerts from the 2010 Holland Festival of Early Music at Utrecht. We direct listeners to their web site, which will provide more in-depth information about the music and performers we hear as well as more information about the festival: www.rnwclassical.com The primary theme for 2010 was a celebration of the French Baroque in collaboration with the Centre de Musique Baroque de Versailles.
Les Arts Florissants, Paul Agnew, cond.
--MARC-ANTOINE CHARPENTIER (1643-1704): Magnificat, H. 73 (c.1670)
--GIACOMO CARISSIMI (1605-1674): Sub umbra Jesu ("Under the shadow of Christ"); Turbantur impii ("The sinners are stricken with fear")
MARC-ANTOINE CHARPENTIER (1643-1704), GIACOMO CARISSIMI (1605-1674)