Two shortish movements from albricis geistliches konzert are also included on this cd. Order from your preferred classical music cd store arkivmusic. We are one of the top suppliers of woodwind, brass and orchestral strings across sussex and are main agents for most of the instruments we sell. Trio for soprano, alto, and piano sheet music, music books. This cd offers a programme of sacred cantatas for solo soprano by johann kuhnau, bachs immediate predecessor as thomaskantor in leipzig, as well as a couple by kuhnau s italian friend and mentor vincenzo albrici. In 1641 he became a student at the collegium germanicum et hungaricum under giacomo carissimi. Two decades ago handels early italianlanguage cantatas were little known, but sopranos have discovered that they provide a toplevel vocal workout while offering more than a hint of the mature handels genius. Early galante era composers transition from baroque to classical born 1700 and after composers during the transition from the baroque to classical eras, sometimes seen as the beginning of the galante era, include the following figures listed by their date of birth.
The project gutenberg ebook of the pianoforte sonata, by j. Sonata a 5 in ersta kyrka, stockholm sweden 2015 the nordic baroque band. In his treatment of olinto pastore and its two companion cantatas, handel seems to revel in the challenge their often creaking verses posed to his genius for distilling poetrys emotional essence into music. Choose from 6 different sets of differences between cantata and oratorio flashcards on quizlet. The 100 or so chamber cantatas he wrote during his four years in italy 170610 are a particularly rich resource. The oboe, a doublereed instrument of the woodwind family, appeared in france in the 17th century as an advance on a much older instrument, the shawm. Album index j play streams in full or download mp3 from classical archives, the largest and best organized classical music site on the web. Dove, misera, dove lungi da me, cantata for soprano, 2 violins, viola and continuo, sf. The oboe came into significance during the baroque era. Each displays an extroversion and italianate exuberance melodically which one would expect to contrast more starkly with the protestant kuhnau s style than they actually do. Handel zefiro, gemma bertagnolli, alfredo bernardini. No wonder he reused so many of these arias in his operas. On con eco damore, watts performs a selection of rarely heard arias from cantatas, serenatas and operas by alessandro scarlatti.
Since the late 18th century the term has been applied to a wide variety of works, sacred and secular, mostly for chorus and orchestra, from beethovens cantatas on the death and succession of emperors to the patriotic soviet cantatas of shostakovich. Vincenzo albrici 26 june 1631 in rome 7 september 1687 in prague was an italian composer, brother of bartolomeo and nephew of fabio and alessandro costantini. Each displays an extroversion and italianate exuberance melodically which one would expect to contrast more starkly with the protestant kuhnaus style than they actually do. Two shortish movements from albrici s geistliches konzert are also included on this cd. This disc by french singer natalie dessay, one of the hottest sopranos on the scene, is going to be hard to beat. Albrici, v soprano cantatas steude, concerto con voce, katzschke cx 7531. Performing editions of the handel cantatas hwv 81, 105.
Vincenzo albrici 16311696 was a family friend and significant influence on kuhnau. Soprano cantatas barbara christina steude on allmusic 2011. Vincenzo albrici albums, pictures naxos classical music. Albrici was born as the son of singer who settled from marche in rome. Glorious soprano arias and unusual instrumentation. Solo cantatas, secular high voice bibliographic information. Learn differences between cantata and oratorio with free interactive flashcards. Haydn, j soprano cantatas berenice, che fai miseri. Cantatas and arias for soprano by barbara christina steude, jan katzschke, johann kuhnau, vincenzo albrici, none from amazons classical music store. Hmu807574 alessandro scarlatti con eco damore albums. Soprano elizabeth watts and director laurence cummings give us a. Cantatas and arias, book 4 sances, giovanni felice. Cantata the most important genre of vocal chamber music in the baroque period. Work title cantatas and arias, book 4 alt ernative.
Johann kuhnau vincenzo albrici barbara christina steude concerto con voce jan katzschke. Soprano elizabeth watts has established herself among the brightest talents performing today. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. Title il quarto libro delle cantate, et arie a voce sola. Some contain elements of storytelling similar to arias and recitatives from his great passions.155 537 1000 1139 237 981 561 889 922 474 365 84 1254 357 1370 1039 414 387 929 1180 1006 630 672 424 201 641 282 1187 687 7