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Donald Macleod visits Venice for this special series on Monteverdi.

All the music in this programme is associated with a single day, 21 November 1631, when Venice celebrated deliverance from the plague which had wiped out a third of its population.

Gloria a 7 voci (Selva morale e spirituale)
Les Arts Florissants
William Christie (director)

Ab aeterno ordinata sum (Selva morale e spirituale)
David Thomas (bass)
Parley of Instruments
Roy Goodman, Peter Holman (directors)

Crucifixus; Et resurrexit; Et iterum; Beatus vir; Laudate Dominum; Dixit Dominus (Selva morale e spirituale)
Cantus Colln
Concerto Palatino
Konrad Junghanel (lute and director).

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Thu 16 Oct 2008 22:00

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