Johann Abraham Schmierer (c. 1661-1719): Zodiaci Musici; Orchestral Suites / Ensemble Tourbillon; Petr Wagner
1 CD / Accent / 2015-05-12Conductors: Wagner, Petr
Ensemble: Ensemble Tourbillon
There are few composers who have vanished into the darkness of music history to the extent of Johann Abraham Schmierer. Some listeners may wonder why...continue...
The Cello in Baroque Italy: Gabrielli, Marcello, Vivaldi / Roel Dieltiens, cello; Konrad Junghänel, lute et al.
2 CD / Accent / 2015-05-12
Until the mid-sixteenth century, the cello was only used for accompanying purposes. It was not until around 1660 that the cello came into its own,...continue...