World Premiere Recording of Di Lasso's Cantiones with Text
CANTIONES DUARUM VOCUM, 1577
COMPOSER: Orlando di Lasso
ARTIST: Paolo Tognon (dulcian) • Claudio Verh (dulcian) • Armoniosoincanto Ensemble • Franco Radicchia
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1 CD | US SRP $18.99
Musician and composer Orlando di Lasso
century is one of the masters of 16th century polyphony and is considered
by many the most versatile.
• From 1560 he remained at the court of Duke Albert V of Bavaria for over 30 years, becoming court choirmaster. In this capacity he traveled widely, often to Italy.
• This collection consists of 24 bicinia, a polyphonic instructional genre then in vogue.
• Half the collection uses sacred Latin text; the rest have no text.
• A world premiere recording.
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