Sunday, 27 April 2014

Jean-Philippe Rameau: Les Indes Galantes - Christophe Rousset

Jean-Philippe RAMEAU (1683-1764)

Les Indes galantes
opéra-ballet in a prologue and four entrées (1735)

Amel Brahim-Djelloul, soprano (Fatime, Hébé, Phani)
Hélène Le Corre, soprano (Amour, Roxane, Zima)
Judith van Wanroij, soprano (Atalide, Emilie)
Anders J. Dahlin, tenor (Carlos, Damon, Tacmas, Valère)
Benoît Arnould, baritone (Alvar, Bellone, Huascar)
Thomas Dolié, baritone (Adario, Osman)

Choir of Opéra National de Bordeaux
Les Talens Lyriques


recorded: March 4, 2014, Concertgebouw, Bruges

included: pdf document with synopsis and biographies

period instruments
lossless (flac)
source: Klara (B) (digital)
recorded with harddisc recorder, April 26, 2014

(01) Prologue [32'11"]

(02) 1e Entrée: Le turc généreux [29'21"]

(03) 2e Entrée: Les Incas du Pérou [32'40"]

(04) 3e Entrée: Les fleurs [36'29"]

(05) 4e Entrée: Les sauvages [28'48"]



Saturday, 19 April 2014

Sacred concertos for Easter - Monika Mauch, Markus Flaig, CordArte

Sacred Concertos for Easter

Monika Mauch, soprano
Markus Fleig, bass

Ensemble Cordarte:
Hannes Rux, trumpet
Daniel Deuter, Margret Baumgartl, violin, viola
Heike-Johanna Lindner, viola da gamba
Andreas Arend, theorbo
Markus Märkl, organ

recorded: March 28, 2005, Trinitatiskirche, Cologne
[Feste Musicali 2005]

period instruments
mp3 - bitrate: 192 kbps
source: WDR3 (Cologne) (digital)
recorded with harddisc recorder

Heinrich Ignaz Franz BIBER (1644-1704)

(01) Sonata X in g minor [05'50"]
trumpet, violin, viola, viola da gamba. bc

Christoph BERNHARD (1628-1692)

(02) Heute ist Christus von den Toten auferstanden [04'30"]
sacred concerto - voice, 2 violins and bc

(03) Sonata for 2 violins and bc [05'43"]

Johann Rudolf AHLE (1625-1673)

(04) Sie haben meinen Herrn weggenommen [04'36"]
Dialogus - 2 voices and bc
(05) Oster- oder Auffahrtsfreude [03'29"]
sacred concerto - 2 voices, 2 violins, viola da gamba and bc

Caspar FÖRSTER (1616-1673)

(06) Sonata in F 'La Sidon' [06'40"]
2 violins, viola da gamba, bc

Johann VIERDANCK (c1605-1646)

(07) Singet dem Herren [04'08"]
sacred concerto - voice, 2 violins and bc

Heinrich Ignaz Franz BIBER

(08) Sonata IV in C [04'26"]
trumpet, violin, viola, bc

Christoph BERNHARD

(09) Sie haben meinen Herren hinweggenommen [11'10"]
Dialogus - 2 st, 2 violen en bc

Johann Philipp KRIEGER (1649-1725)

(10) Sonata VI in a minor [08'00"]
violin, viola da gamba, bc

(11) Heut singt die werte Christenheit [05'44"]
cantata for the 3rd Day of Easter 1688 - 2 voices, trumpet, 2 violins, bc


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Tuesday, 15 April 2014

Bernardo Pasquini: La sete di Cristo - Concerto Romano

Bernardo PASQUINI (1637-1710)

La sete di Cristo
oratorio in 2 parts (1689)

   Francesca Aspromonte, soprano (La Vergine)
Francisco Fernández-Rueda, tenor (San Giovanni)
Luca Cervoni, tenor (Giuseppe d'Arimatea)
Mauro Borgioni, baritone (Nicodemo, Voce di Cristo)

Concerto Romano


recorded: April 10, 2014, Studio WDR, Cologne

period instruments
lossless (flac)
source: WDR3 (Cologne) (digital)
recorded with harddisc recorder

(01) Prima parte [31'04"]

(02) Seconda parte [34'42"]


Wednesday, 9 April 2014

Charles Wood: St Mark Passion - Choir of Jesus College, Cambridge

Charles WOOD (1866-1926)

 The Passion of Our Lord according to St Mark

Choir of Jesus College, Cambridge

Simon Wall, tenor (Evangelist)
James Birchall, bass (Christ)
Jonathan Vaughn, organ


rec: 5 April 2006, Jesus College, Cambridge

mp3 - bitrate: 256 kbps
source: BBC Radio 3 (digital) - recorded with harddisc recorder

(01) Hymn: Sing, My Tongue, the Glorious Battle [04'42"]
(02) First Gospel: The Passover Meal [07'21"]
(03) Hymn: The Heavenly Word Proceeding Forth [02'41"]
(04) Second Gospel: The Garden of Gethsemane [08'34"]
(05) Hymn: Lord, When We Bow Before Thy Throne [01'47"]
(06) Third Gospel: The Trial and Peter's Denial [06'46"]
(07) Hymn: My God, I Love Thee [04'41"]
(08) Fourth Gospel: Jesus Before Pilate [07'54"]
(09) Hymn: Faithful Cross! Above All Other [01'30"]
(10) Fifth Gospel: The Crucifixion [07'23"]
(11) Hymn: Bend Thy Boughs, O Tree of Glory! [02'53"]



Thursday, 3 April 2014

Schütz & Carissimi: Music for Passiontide & Easter - Jos van Veldhoven

Heinrich SCHÜTZ (1585-1672)
Giacomo CARISSIMI (1605-1674)

Music for Passiontide & Easter

  Cappella Figuralis


recorded: March 12, 1995, Beurs van Berlage, Amsterdam

period instruments
lossless (flac)
source: Radio 4 (Neth) - analogue
recorded with VCR

Heinrich SCHÜTZ (1585-1672)

(01) Unser Herr Jesus Christus, in der Nacht [06'27"]
sacred concerto - 8 voices in 2 choirs (SWV 495)

(02) Die sieben Wortte unsers lieben Erlösers und Seeligmachers Jesu Christi [19'05"]
5 voices, capella ad lib, 5 instr and bc (SWV 478)

Giacomo CARISSIMI (1605-1674)

(03) Doleo et poenitet [08'31"]
dialogus - 4 voices, 4 instr and bc

Heinrich SCHÜTZ

(04) Historia der frölichen und siegreichen Aufferstehung unseres einigen Erlösers und Seligmachers Jesu Christi [41'43"]
10 voices, 4 viole da gamba and bc (SWV 50)


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