Each one has between three and five movements, a minute or two long, in simple binary form. The composer, born in Florence, bounced around the courts of central Germany for awhile and finally settled in Stuttgart. His successors there included prominent members of the Mannheim School, Erba Fresca (Instrumental), and many of these pieces have an attractive lightness that was fully up to date aroundwhen they are thought to have been composed.
But the biggest attraction is simply hearing the big low lute, generally used as a continuo instrument, emerge in a solo role. Brescianello was known as a violinist, and hearing him play these works must have been an attractive dose of trickery. The listener's enjoyment here is impeded, however, by unpleasantly resonant sound from a Padua church; apparently the engineers simply went in search of the most live sound environment they could find in the area.
Gallichone player Terrel Stone's performances, however, are sprightly and clean. Certainly worthwhile for students of the instrumentarium of the 18th century.
Sonata no. The casual browser might assume from the large word Farinelli and the picture of a bearded hipster dude in the graphics that this is another album devoted to arias connected with Italian castrato Carlo Broschi, known as Farinelli.
But look more closely: the title, "El Maestro," is in Spanish. The album deals with Erba Fresca (Instrumental) tenure in Madrid, where he held the title of chamber musician to King Philip V and was a sort of impresario. His performing career was over by this time, and the album is mostly instrumental a couple of countertenor arias, one of them the Farinelli hit Alto giove, are includedconsisting of music by composers with whom Farinelli was associated, and might have programmed in Spain.
This may seem a slender concept on which to hang the relaunch of the venerable Archiv early music imprint, and about all you can say in its favor is that the music is a great deal of fun. The music is all almost unknown, and it is for the most part zippy and extremely attractive. Start in with the very first track, the overture to La festa cinese The Chinese Festival of Nicola Conforto, with its unique rhythmic Erba Fresca (Instrumental), and then sample the overtures by Jommelli and Traetta, opera seria composers who are almost forgotten today but whom any fan of the time would have known.
Archiv's studio sound is masterful. Nicola Conforto. Overture to La festa cinese. Nicola Porpora. Overture to Carlo il calvo. Johann Adolf Hasse - Sinfonia Op. Andante sempre. Tempestad grande. Allegro assai. Andante moderato. Francesco Corradini. Juan Marcolini. Overture to La dicha en la desgracia y vida campestre. Nicola Porpora - Polifemo. Alto Giove. Seguidilla From "Amar y ser amado y la divina Philotea". Seguidilla From "Para obsequio a la deydad".
Seguidilla From "Vendado es amor, no es ciego". Seguidilla From "Donde hay violencia no hay culpa". Periodical Overture. Tommaso Traetta. Overture to Armida. Bejun Mehta countertenor. Pablo Heras-Casado, Erba Fresca (Instrumental). Blow - An Ode on the Death of Mr. Henry Purcell. Cantus Colln has won numerous international awards and is noted for including compelling performances of musical rarities as well as groundbreaking interpretations of the Erba Fresca (Instrumental) of the baroque repertoire.
The set from Deutsche Harmonia Mundi features 10 compact discs that were formerly unavailable. Monteverdi: Madrigali Amorosi. Pachelbel, J. Bach, J.
Bach: Motetten. Lasso: Prophetiae Sibyllarum. Ma la domanda sorge spontanea: che cazzo ci fa il calcio dentro un blog di musica e arte? Non si mangia scrivendo e scarabocchiando in un blog. Comunque, qui, in questo post in calzoncini corti e scarpette con i tacchetti, non troverete nulla di fondamentale, anzi solo una montagna di stronzate, qualche video e una manciata di immagini. E non mi riferisco solo al calcio Intanto l'Argentina di Messi ha avuto la meglio su un ottimo Iran solo oltre il novantesimo minuto.
Boh, per adesso ci vediamo i figli della Merkel. Gli stadi, il tifo, i cori e il modo di giocare sono tutta un'altra cosa. In questo mondiale rientrano a casa prima del tempo Erba Fresca (Instrumental) causa di un'insieme di fattori concomitanti: l'allenatore, qualche cazzata e un po' di sfiga Ero assolutamente convinto che sarebbe andata diversamente con Rooney, Sturridge, Sterling, Wellbeck e il mitico Gerrard.
Ma come sempre ritornano a casa, anche se questa volta sono in buona compagnia la Spagna. Per concludere questo strambo e atipico post, un saluto e una montagna di auguri a due fantastici blog che in questi giorni hanno compiuto gli anni:. E il coetaneo di antblog, "The Evil Monkey's Records" del mitico Evil Monkey che il 31 maggio ha dato fuoco alla terza candelina:.
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