1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2008-07-29Works: Louis-Antoine Dornel: Livre de simphonies contenant 6 suittes en trio...avec 1 sonate en quatuor, Op. 1; Suitte en Trio in A minor, for chamber ensemble
Performers: Buraglia, Mauricio; Estevez, Juan; Martinez, Maria; Silva, Lisete da; Stringfellow, Nicholas
Ensemble: Musica Barocca
Little is known about the French composer Louis-Antoine Dornel, who occupied several posts in Paris as an organist and as 'maitre de musique'. The few...continue...
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2006-05-16Works: Antonio Bertali: Sonata à 4; Ciacona in C major, for solo violin & continuo; Sonata à 3, for 2 violins, bassoon & continuo in G major; Johann Michael Nicolai: Sonata à 2 in A minor, ...
Performers: Dücker, Michael; Johannsen, Rainer; Jopp, Martin; Kuhlmann, Jörn Sebastian; Schultheiss, Margit; Weimann, Alexander; Zincke, Christian
Ensemble: Echo du Danube
This fascinating collection of 17th century instrumental music, known as the 'Partiturbuch,' was assembled by Jacob Ludwig as a birthday present for his patron, Duke...continue...
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2005-03-22Works: Giacomo Carissimi: Jephte; Tra [Dai] piú riposti [remoti] abissi, serenata for 2 sopranos, bass, 2 violins & continuo; Jonas
Performers: Biscuola, Elena; Calciolari, Annamaria; Caristi, Nadia; Comeaux, Garrick; Contadin, Cristiano; Costa, Paolo; Eccher, Giuliano; Furnari, Fabio; Lea, Roberto; Pelliciari, Monica; Piantelli, Maurizio; P...
Conductors: Zanon, Vittorio
Ensemble: Consortium Carissimi
2005 marks the 400th anniversary of the birth of Carissimi, one of the early masters of the oratorio. 'The Story of Jephthah' is probably Carissimi's...continue...
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 1997-07-29Works: Henry Purcell: Fantasias (15) for viols
Performers: Bryan, John; Crum, Alison; Groser, Sarah; Heringman, Jacob; Kerr, Andrew; Marks, Roy; Pell, Susanna
Ensemble: Rose Consort of Viols
"No one knows why Purcell wrote these string fantasias, which date from 1680 and are among his earliest surviving works. The are densely contrapuntal and...continue...