1 CD / Cypress / 2012-07-01Works: Giacomo Carissimi: Vanitas Vanitatum II, oratorio for 5 voices, 2 violins & continuo; Sciolto havean dall'alte sponde (I naviganti), cantata for 2 sopranos, baritone & continuo; Missa "Sciolto havean...
Performers: Cassano, Hélène; Cote, Cécile; Debaisieux, Étienne; Favette, Philippe; Laurentiis, Peter De; Lequenne, Thierry; Mammel, Hans-Jorg; Tubéry, Jean
Ensemble: Ensemble la Fenice (France)
"These splendid performances are a celebration of Giacomo Carissimi. The three major pieces here show why Carissimi (1605-74) was so highly regarded in his lifetime,...continue...
1 CD / Stradivarius / 2006-05-09Works: Giacomo Carissimi: Missa "Sciolto havean dall'alte sponde," mass for 5 voices & continuo; Suscitavit Dominus, motet for alto, tenor, bass & continuo; Exurge cor meum in cithara; Ardens est cor meum [...
Performers: Bertotti, Lavinia; Miatello, Cristina; Naglia, Sandro; Zanasi, Furio
Conductors: Longhini, Marco
Ensemble: Le Istituzioni Harmoniche, Verona
The current taste for Carissimi's secular cantatas has somewhat obscured his sacred music, and Maestro Longhini was struck by the very secular title of a...continue...