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Monteverdi: Madrigali Vol 3 Venezia - Les Arts Florissants

HAF 8905278


Playing time: 74'44"
Tracks: 11
Booklet pages: 64
© 2017 harmonia mundi musique sas
Reviewer: Gerald Fenech
Review of Monteverdi: Madrigali Vol 3 Venezia - Les Arts Florissants published on 7 March 2017

Listen: Monteverdi: Lamento de la ninfa (track 10, 0:00-0:51)

Les Arts Florissants
Paul Agnew, director

Claudio Monteverdi (1567-1643):

Libro Settimo (1619)
1 Sinfonia: Tempro la cetra, SV 117
2 Al lume de le stelle, SV 138 (Torquato Tasso)
3 Con che soavità, SV 139 (Battista Guarini)
4 Chiome d'oro, SV 143 (anon)
5 Interrotte speranze, SV 132 (Battista Guarini)
6 Lettera amorosa, SV 141 (Claudio Achillini)
7 Ballo: Tirsi e Clori, SV 145 (Alessandro Striggio [son])

Libro Ottavo (1638)
Madrigali guerrieri et amorosi
8 Altri canti d'Amor, SV 146 (anon)
9 Dolcissimo usignolo, SV 161 (Battista Guarini)
10 Lamento de la ninfa, SV 163 (Ottavio Rinuccini)
11 Combattimento do Tancredi e Clorinda, SV 153 (Torquato Tasso: Gerusalemme liberata)

This is Paul Agnew and Les Arts Florissants' final CD in a three volume anthology of Monteverdi's eight books of madrigals.

Recorded in May 2014 and April and May 2015 at Cité de la Musique / Philharmonie de Paris, Paris, France.


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