Les Menus Plaisirs de Louis XIV de Paris à Versailles - music of Lully, Charpentier, Delalande, Couperin et al. / Véronique Gens, René Jacobs
10 CD / Harmonia Mundi / 2015-10-09Conductors: Christie, William; Herreweghe, Philippe
Ensemble: La Chapelle Royale; Les Arts Florissants
2015 marks the 300th anniversary of the death of Louis XIV. An autocratic ruler, the Sun King was known for plunging his country into famine...continue...
1 CD / Les Arts Florissants / 2015-05-12Works: Claudio Monteverdi: Cantai un tempo, e, se fu dolce il canto (Libro 2); Ch'io ami la mia vita, madrigal for 5 voices (from Book 1), SV 23; Baci soavi e cari, madrigal for 5 voices (from Book 1), SV 2...
Conductors: Agnew, Paul [Tenor Vocal]
Ensemble: Les Arts Florissants
French ensemble Les Arts Florissants, led here by conductor Paul Agnew, continues their series of three albums devoted to the Madrigals of Claudio Monteverdi. Each...continue...