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Bartolomeo the Murderous Trombonist

Catherine Bott explores the scandalous life, and music of the Italian trombonist and composer Bartolomeo Tromboncino, who murdered his adulterous wife and her lover a century before the infamous musician Carlo Gesualdo did the same.

1 hour

Music Played

  • Bartolomeo Tromboncino

    Che Debo Far

    Performers: Clare Wilkinson (contralto), Robert Meunier (lute)

    • CHANDOS.
    • CHAN 0683.
  • Jean-Paul-Égide Martini

    Fuge la mort

    Performers: Circa 1500, Nancy Hadden (director)

    • CRD.
    • 3447.
  • Bartolomeo Tromboncino

    Ave Maria regina in cielo

    Performers: Ensemble Les Nations, strumenti d’epoca, Maria Luisa Baldassari (director)

    • TACTUS.
    • TC 472001.
  • Bartolomeo Tromboncino

    Poi che vole

    Performers: Carolyn Sampson (soprano), Robert Meunier (lute)

    • CHANDOS.
    • CHAN 0683.
  • Bartolomeo Tromboncino

    Eterno mio signor

    Performers: Ensemble Les Nations, strumenti d’epoca, Maria Luisa Baldassari (director)

    • TACTUS.
    • TC 472001.
  • Bartolomeo Tromboncino

    Lamentationes Jeremiae Prophetae

    Ensemble: Les Nations, strumenti d’epoca/ Maria Luisa Baldassari (director)

    • TACTUS.
    • TC 472001.
  • Bartolomeo Tromboncino

    Quanta mai leggiadria

    Performers: Doulce Memoire, Les Piffari, Denis Raisin Dadre (director)

    • ASTREE.
    • E8604.
  • Bartolomeo Tromboncino

    Tu Dormi

    Performers: Doulce Memoire, Les Piffari, Denis Raisin Dadre (director)

    • ASTREE.
    • E8604.
  • Bartolomeo Tromboncino

    Si e debile il filo

    Performers: Consort of Musicke, Anthony Rooley (lute)

    • OISEAU LYRE.
    • DSL O593.
  • Bartolomeo Tromboncino

    Come haro

    Performers: Circa 1500, Emily van Evera (soprano), Nancy Hadden (director)

    • CRD.
    • 3447.
  • Bartolomeo Tromboncino

    Ai marone, o donne chare (music for 1535 Carnival in Venice)

    Performers: Josquin-Ensemble Wien, Michael Mayr

    • CHRISTOPHORUS.
    • CHR 74538.
  • Bartolomeo Tromboncino

    Vergine Bella

    Performers: Julian Podger (tenor), Robert Meunier (lute)

    • CHANDOS.
    • CHAN 0683.

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