1 CD / CPO / 2005-10-18Works: Johann Valentin Rathgeber: Concerto for 2 trumpets, 2 violins & continuo in D major; Concerto for 2 trumpets, 2 violins & continuo in C major; Johann Valentin Rathgeber / Johann Caspar Seyfert: Augsb...
Performers: Diwiak, Dantes; Frimmer, Monika; Kooij, Peter [Bass Vocal]; Sonnentheil, Jurgen
Ensemble: Das Neu-Eröffnete Orchestre
Valentin Rathgeber, a fun-loving Benedictine monk and popular musician, gained fame during his lifetime for his Tafel-Confect (Table Confection), a collection four part songs with...continue...
1 CD / CPO / 2004-10-19Works: Georg d. J. Gebel: Jauchzet ihr Himmel, for chorus & orchestra (Christmas Oratorio); Erzählet ihr Himmel, for chorus & orchestra (New Year's Oratorio)
Performers: Kooij, Peter [Bass Vocal]; Mauch, Monika; Meel, Nico van der
Conductors: Klapprott, Bernhard
Ensemble: Capella Thuringia
Gebel began his career as a child prodigy and enjoyed a legendary reputation during his own lifetime. Now, CPO is releasing another piece of the...continue...
2 CD / CPO / 1996-11-01Works: Heinrich Schütz: Cantiones Sacrae, motets (41) for 4 voices & continuo, SWV 53-93 (Op. 4)
Performers: Cordes, Manfred; Covey-Crump, Rogers; Ihlenfeldt, Thomas; Kooij, Peter [Bass Vocal]; Potter, John [Tenor Vocals]; Spagele, Mona
Conductors: Cordes, Manfred
"...The Cantiones Sacrae are among the finest motets in the affective style of the early baroque, though they are seldom heard...These pieces are usually taken...continue...