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Sunday 12 June 2005 13:00-14:00 (Radio 3)

Giacomo Carissimi was one of the most celebrated Italian composers of the 17th century, famous as a pioneer of the oratorio. Catherine Bott, a self-confessed Carissimi enthusiast, celebrates the 400th anniversary of the composer's birth.


1 hour


WEEK: 24 (2005) - SUNDAY 1300 - June 12th 2005


Vittoria! Vittoria!
Cecilia Bartoli
Gyorgy Fischer, piano
Decca 436 267-2 track 21

Vaghi rai, pupille ardenti
Agnes Mellon, soprano
Rene Jacobs, counter-tenor
Concerto Vocale
Rene Jacobs, director
GDC143683 track 12

Messa “Sciolto Havean dall-alte sponde”: Kyrie
Le Istitutioni Hamoniche Verona
Marco Longhini, director
Stradavarius STR 33344 tracks 1-6

Lamento di Maria Stuarda
Catherine Bott, soprano
New London Consort
Oiseau Lyre 4172602 track 21

Gabrieli Consort and Players
Paul McCreesh, director
Meridian CDE84132
Track 1

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