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Early Italian Chamber Music for recorder and harpsichord/organ


International Record Review: outstanding.

When Dan Laurin and Masaaki Suzuki joined forces in Händel’s recorder sonatas (BIS-CD-955), the reviewers waxed lyrical: "The allegros sparkle like fire-works and the dizzyingly fast runs are like strings of pearls” wrote the critic in Fono Forum, and in Spanish magazine Ritmo the interpretations were described as “beautiful, impassioned, muscular and imaginative”. Now the same team is back, this time in a programme of Italian works from the early seventeenth century, which amply demonstrates the abundance of ideas and fancies typical of the musical output on the cusp between the renaissance and the baroque. Sonatas, ricercatas, canzonas and sinfonias follow each other in a kaleidoscopic procession, the sonic variety helped by the fact that Suzuki changes between organ and harpsichord, and that the programme also includes solo works for both recorder and for keyboard.
 
Extra material for download
 
 
  Composer: Castello, Dario
  Sonata Prima for recorder and basso continuo
01 Sonata Prima for recorder and basso continuo 05:16 $ 0.95 USD
 
 
  Composer: Fontana, Giovanni Battista
  Sonata Seconda for recorder and b.c. 10:51
02 Sonata Seconda for recorder and b.c. 06:40 $ 1.20 USD
 
 
  Composer: Montalbano, Bartolomeo
  Sinfonia Prima: Arezzo for recorder and harpsichord
03 Sinfonia Prima: Arezzo for recorder and harpsichord 02:26 $ 0.44 USD
 
 
  Composer: Cima, Giovanni Paolo
  Sonata Seconda for recorder and b.c. 10:51
04 Sonata Seconda for recorder and b.c. 04:11 $ 0.75 USD
 
 
  Composer: Merula, Tarquinio
  Sonata Prima for recorder and b.c. 09:22
05 Sonata Prima for recorder and b.c. 05:24 $ 0.97 USD
 
 
  Composer: Bassano, Giovanni
  Ricercata Ottava for recorder solo
06 Ricercata Ottava for recorder solo 02:38 $ 0.47 USD
 
 
  Composer: Berardi, Angelo
  Canzone Sesta for recorder and b.c.
07 Canzone Sesta for recorder and b.c. 08:33 $ 1.54 USD
 
 
  Composer: Montalbano, Bartolomeo
  Sinfonia Quarta: Geloso for recorder and b.c.
08 Sinfonia Quarta: Geloso for recorder and b.c. 02:36 $ 0.47 USD
 
 
  Composer: Conforti, Giovanni Luca
  Laudate Pueri for recorder and b.c.
09 Laudate Pueri for recorder and b.c. 05:47 $ 1.04 USD
 
 
  Composer: Cima, Giovanni Paolo
  Sonata Prima for recorder and b.c. 09:22
10 Sonata Prima for recorder and b.c. 03:58 $ 0.71 USD
 
 
  Composer: Frescobaldi, Girolamo
  Canzona Terza for organ solo
11 Canzona Terza for organ solo 03:53 $ 0.70 USD
 
 
  Composer: Frescobaldi, Girolamo
  Two Canzoni for recorder and b.c. 06:54
12 Canzona prima ´La Bonuisia´ 03:36 $ 0.65 USD
13 Canzona seconda ´La Bernardina´ 03:18 $ 0.59 USD
 
 
  Composer: Pandolfi Mealli, Giovanni Antonio
  Sonata ´La Bernabea´ for recorder and b.c.
14 Sonata ´La Bernabea´ for recorder and b.c. 07:20 $ 1.32 USD
 
  Album total 01:05:36
Harpsichord / organSuzuki, Masaaki
ComposerBassano, Giovanni
Berardi, Angelo
Castello, Dario
Cima, Giovanni Paolo
Conforti, Giovanni Luca
Fontana, Giovanni Battista
Frescobaldi, Girolamo
Merula, Tarquinio
Montalbano, Bartolomeo
Pandolfi Mealli, Giovanni Antonio
RecorderLaurin, Dan

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