Musica della sera

Classical Music 7:00-9:30pm

Playlist for Thursday, June 3, 2010

Hosted by Meera Collier-Mitchell

Time

Composer

Selection

Performers

Record Title

Label

7:00

Gace Brulé
(c. 1160 – after 1213)

A la douçor de la bele seson / In the mildness of the new season

Paul Hillier, baritone

Andrew Lawrence-King, medieval psaltery

Chansons de Trouvères

Harmonia Mundi

Hildegard von Bingen
(1098—1179)

Ordo Virtutum / Play of the Virtues

          Ecce quadragesimo tertio

          Antiphon: O splendissima gemma

          Prologue: Qui sunt hi qui ut nubes?

          Scene One: O nos peregrine sumus

Carmen-Renate Köper, playing Hildegard

William Mockridge, playing the devil

Sequentia, Ensemble for Medieval Music

Hildegard von Bingen: Ordo Virtutum

Harmonia Mundi

Anon, Barcelona Manuscript

Agnus Dei

Mora Vocis (a cappella female vocal ensemble)

Chants du XIV Siecle / Vocal Music of the 14th Century

Harmonia Mundi

Guillaume de Machaut
(c. 1300 – April 1377)

Veni Creator Spiritus/Christe qui lux est

Anon, Chypre Manuscript

Gloria in excelsis deo

Orlando Gough
(b. 1953)

Birds on Fire

Fretwork (instrumental ensemble)

Jeremy Avis, voice

Birds on Fire: Jewish Music for Viols

Harmonia Mundi

8:00

Salamone Rossi “Ebreo”
(1630)

          Shir hamma’alót (Psalm 128)

          Hashkivénu (prayer)

Anon., from Sarajevo

Por que llorax blanca niña / Why do you cry, fair child?

Hisperion XX, Jordi Savall, director

Montserrat Figueras, mezzo soprano

Diáspora Sefardí: Romances & Música instrumental

Alia Vox

Anon, from Alexandria?

Las estrellas de los cielos/Yo m’enamori d’un aire

The stars of the heavens/I’m in love of the air (?)

Biblioteca del monasterio de Montserrat, Codex I; c. 1396

Estampie: Ball de la Mort / Altramar (after Ad mortem festinamus, from the Llibre Vermell, c. 1396)

Altramar medieval music ensemble

Iberian Garden: Jewish, Christian, and Muslim Music in Medieval Spain, Vol. 2

Dorian

8:45

William Byrd
(1543—1623)

          Ave Verum Corpus

          O magnum misterium

          Non vos relinquam

The Cambridge Singers, John Rutter, director

Ave Verum Corpus: Motets and Anthems of William Byrd

Collegium

9:00

Anonymous

Willow Song

Deller Consort, London

Shakespeare Songs and Consort Music

Deutsche Harmonia Mundi

Josquin Desprez
(c. 1440—1521)

O Virgo Virginum

The King’s Singers

Renaissance: Josquin Desprez

BMG Classics

Giuseppe Tartini
(1692—1770)

La Sonata de Diavolo in G minor

          Largo

          Allegro

          Andante – Allegro – Adagio

Andrew Manze, solo violin

The Devil’s Sonata

Harmonia Mundi

 

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