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The Sacred Music Legacy

Cavalli - The sacred music legacy. In today's programme Donald Macleod focuses on the publications of Cavalli's sacred music, revealing his rise through the hierachy of St. Mark's, Venice, and his relationship with the distinguished Monteverdi.

1 hour

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  • Francesco Cavalli

    Festive overture

    Performer: Leonhard LEEB - Director Performer: Art Of Trumpet, Vienna

    • NAXOS.
    • 855587-9.
  • Francesco Cavalli

    O quam suavis for voice & continuo

    Performer: Philippe JAROUSSKY - Counter-tenor Performer: Artaserse Ensemble

    • VIRGIN CLASSICS.
    • 00946-344711 2 1.
  • Francesco Cavalli

    O bone Jesu for 2 voices and continuo

    Conductor: Peter HOLMAN Performer: Carys LANE - Soprano Performer: Elizabeth KENNY - Theorbo Performer: Fred JACOBS - Theorbo Performer: Rodrigo DEL POZO - Tenor

    • HYPERION.
    • cda-667970.
  • Francesco Cavalli

    Mass (Messa concertata) for 8 voices, 2 vn & vc [other inst ad lib]

    Conductor: Peter HOLMAN Performer: Seicento Performer: The PARLEY OF INSTRUMENTS

    • HYPERION.
    • CDA-66970.
  • Francesco Cavalli

    Canzona (sonata) a 8

    Performer: Bruce DICKEY - Cornett Performer: Charles TOET - Trombone Performer: Concerto Palatino Performer: Schola Cantorum Basiliensis Choir

    • HARMONIA MUNDI.
    • 905-21920.
  • Francesco Cavalli

    Canzona (Sonata) a 3 in A minor for 2 violins and continuo [1656]

    Performer: Bruce DICKEY - Cornett Performer: Charles TOET - Trombone Performer: Concerto Palatino Performer: Schola Cantorum Basiliensis Choir

    • HARMONIA MUNDI.
    • 905-21920.
  • Francesco Cavalli

    Vespro delle cinque Laudate ad uso della cappella di S Marco for 8 voices and bc

    Conductor: Bruno GINI Performer: Accademia Claudio Monteverdi Performer: Les SAQUEBOUTIERS DE TOULOUSE Performer: Quoniam Ensemble Of Renaissance Bassoons

    • DYNAMIC.
    • CDS-520.

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