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Deeply unhappy, Monteverdi looks for a way out of his service to the Dukes of Mantua but the decision is eventually taken out of his hands. Presented by Donald Macleod.

1 hour

Last on

Fri 22 Jun 2012 18:30

Music Played

  • Claudio Monteverdi

    Sestina - Lagrime d'Amante al Sepolcro dell'Amata

    Performer: Cantus Cölln, directed by Konrad Junghänel

    • Deutsche Harmonia Mundi 05472772822,.
  • Claudio Monteverdi

    Vespro Della Beata Vergine (Nisi Domius, Audi coelum, Lauda Jerusalem)

    Performer: Nicholas Mulroy (tenor), Matthew Long (tenor), Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment, Choir of the Enlightenment, directed by Robert Howarth

    • Signum SIGCD237,.
  • Claudio Monteverdi

    Io mi son giovinetta

    Performer: Monteverdi: Rutilante in nocte Performer: The Consort of Musicke, directed by Anthony Rooley

    • Musica Oscura 070995,.
  • Claudio Monteverdi

    L'Orfeo, Act V

    Performer: Ian Bostridge (Orfeo, tenor); Paul Agnew (Echo, tenor), Christopher Maltman (Apollo, baritone), European Voices, Les Sacqueboutiers, Le Concert d'Astrée, conducted by Emmanuelle Haïm

    • Virgin Classics 5456422,.

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