The Swiss Early Music Scene, Continued: Schola Cantorum Basileinsis II: Roots of the Baroque

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Program: #00-44   Air Date: Sep 20, 2000


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1). Musique iberique au clavicorde (Ilton Wjuniski, clavichord). Harmonia Mundi CD HMC 905236.

  • ALONSO MUDARRA (c. 1510-1580): Cifras.
  • Fr. BARTOLOMEU de OLAGUE (17th c.): Variedades da Xaraca.
  • GASPAR doe REIS (d. 1674?): Concertado sobre o Canto Chao de Ave Maris Stella.
  • Anon. (late 16th c.): Himno.

2). Io Canterei d'Amor: Chansons e Madrigali "da sonare"  (Labyrinto {Concerto di Viole}/Paolo Pandolfo, dir.). Harmonia Mundi CD HMC 905234.

  • CIPRIANO de RORE (1515-1565): Vergine bella.
  • ORAZIO BASSANI (c.1550-1609): Vergine bella (Desus diminue "alla bastarda").

3). Christoph Strauss: Missa Maria concertata (Concerto Palatino/Bruce Dickey, Charles Toet, directors). Harmonia Mundi CD HMC 905243.

  •  CHRISTOPH STRAUSS (?1575-1631): Missa Maria concertata.

4). Caspar Kittel: Arien und Kantaten. (soloists of the Schola Cantorum Basiliensis/Rene Jacobs, dir.). Harmonia Mundi CD HMC 905247.

  •  CASPAR KITTEL (1603-1639): Aria XI: "Ietzund koembt die Nacht herbei."

5). Barbara Strozzi: Arie, lamenti e cantate (Susanne Ryden, soprano/Musica Fiorita). Harmonia Mundi CD HMC 905249.

  • BARBARA STROZZI (1619-c.1677): L'amante segreto: "Voglio, voglio morire."

Composer Info

ALONSO MUDARRA (c. 1510-1580), Fr. BARTOLOMEU de OLAGUE (17th c.), GASPAR doe REIS (d. 1674?), CIPRIANO de RORE (1515-1565), ORAZIO BASSANI (c.1550-1609), CHRISTOPH STRAUSS (?1575-1631), CASPAR KITTEL (1603-1639), BARBARA STROZZI (1619-c.1677)

CD Info

CD HMC 905236, CD HMC 905234, CD HMC 905243, CD HMC 905247, CD HMC 905249

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