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Discography: (ES) GlossaMusic CD Release: "Il pianto della Madonna" (March 2016)

Contributed by admin on Apr 17, 2016

"With Il pianto della Madonna, a collection of spiritual compositions by Claudio Monteverdi, La Compagnia del Madrigale provide a stunning follow-up to their award-winning recording of the Fifth Book of madrigals by Luca Marenzio – both releases from Glossa. The singers of the ensemble have returned to their favoured Piedmontese recording location in Roletto to create a vivid sound picture of the desire in Monteverdi’s own time ...

to bring the “heavenly harmony” of the composer’s secular works into the service of the religious domain (and that despite Post-Tridentine restrictions on such secular “intrusions”)."...

Visit the GlossaMusic website to read more of the new release and of its purchase availability. (Spanish text, but link to English .pdf version)