Login Shopping Cart My Account TrackOrder
Music  
  Main Books Music DVDs Forum Help
  Top 10s Our Picks New Arrivals Great Deals Short Quantities Notable Music Items
Home > Music > Classical > classical choral & song
Search   
Advanced Search
My Emma
and save 10% on your next order.
Visit us on Facebook Follow us on Twitter See our Pictures on PInterest
ShoppingCart
 Shopping Cart
0 item(s) in your cart
 
Subtotal : $0.00
HACKER SAFE certified sites prevent over 99.9% of hacker crime.
Icon Description
Our Picks
New Arrivals
Great Deals
Short Quantities
Notable Music
Clearance Sale

Le Passage de la Mer Rouge: Spiritual Cantatas of E. Jacquet de la Guerre, R.D. de Bousset & S. de Brossard

 
 
Artist
Luanda Siqueira, soprano. Le Tendre Amour.
Label K617
Format CD
Runtime/Release Date 51'58/2009
UPC 3383510002182
Daedalus Item Code 46189
List Price: $20.00
Sale Price: $5.98 $4.98
You Save: $15.02
Qty
      
Our Picks Great Deals Short Quantities Clearance Sale
Description
The spiritual cantata was a form imported from Italy into 17th-century France after the death of Jean-Baptiste Lully. This striking program presents three dramatic examples: Judith, The Fall of Solomon, and Le Passage de la Mer Rouge ("The Crossing of the Red Sea") by Elisabeth Jacquet de la Guerre, Sébastien de Brossard, and René Drouart de Bousset.

"This disc deserves nothing but praise. First of all, we get acquainted here with a little-known genre ... nothing of De Bousset has ever been recorded before. Also highly commendable is the fact that the pronunciation of the French texts is strictly historical. Luanda Siqueira has a beautiful voice, and sings with great understanding and much expression. She also deals admirably with the dramatic elements of De Bousset's cantata. The instrumentalists give fine performances of the instrumental parts of the cantatas and trio sonatas."—Musica Dei Donum

"The musicians underline the effects with beautiful colors, offering a brilliant interpretation of the music of Elisabeth Jacquet de la Guerre. From the glorious oboe to the deep basse de violon, to the violin that excites the anger of the Pharoah, to the harpsichord that surprises us with joy, all participate in the musical mise-en-scène. Light tempos and the spicy timbre of soprano Luanda Siqueira reveal theatrical subtlety. Music becomes a sweet refuge, a companion to symbolize joy."—Muse Baroque

 
You might also like:
Pierre Menault: Vêpres pour le Père La Chaize
Arsys. La Fenice. Jean Tubéry, conductor.
Publisher: K617.   Format: CD. UPC: 3383510001185.  Daedalus Item Code: 46180
List Price: $20.00 Sale Price: $6.98 $4.98 You Save: $15.02
Others who bought this item also bought
Ancor Che Col Partire: Diminutions of the Sixteenth Century
Ursula Thelen, soprano. Flautando Köln.
Publisher: Ars Musici.   Format: CD. UPC: 4011222323149.  Daedalus Item Code: 46024
List Price: $17.00 Sale Price: $6.98 $4.98 You Save: $12.02
Giuseppe Giordani: Lamentazioni & Miserere
Il Terzo Suono. Massimiliano Raschietti, organ.
Publisher: Pan Classics.   Format: 2 CDs. UPC: 7619990102651.  Daedalus Item Code: 46221
List Price: $30.00 Sale Price: $9.98 $5.98 You Save: $24.02
F.A. Pistocchi: Il Martirio di San Adriano—Oratorio
Alessandro Carmigiani, Patrizia Vaccari & others. Compagnia de Musici. Francesco Baroni, conductor.
Publisher: Pan Classics.   Format: 2 CDs. UPC: 7619990102828.  Daedalus Item Code: 46225
List Price: $25.00 Sale Price: $7.98 $4.98 You Save: $20.02
Antonio Farina: Serenate Napoletane
Andréanne Paquin, soprano. Ensemble Odyssee. Andrea Friggi, harpsichord & conductor.
Publisher: Pan Classics.   Format: CD. UPC: 7619990102873.  Daedalus Item Code: 46228
List Price: $19.00 Sale Price: $5.98 $3.98 You Save: $15.02
 
Security Seals
Books
Top 10s
Our Picks
New Arrivals
Great Deals
Short Quantities
Notable Books
Clearance
Reading Group Picks
Music
Top 10s
Our Picks
New Arrivals
Great Deals
Short Quantities
Notable Music
Clearance
DVDs
Top 10s
Our Picks
New Arrivals
Great Deals
Short Quantities
Notable DVDs
Clearance
Customer Service
How to Order
FAQ
Contact Us
Feedback
About Us
Privacy Policy
My Account
Register
Forgot Password?
Change Your Info
Order History
Web Site Preference
Easy Order Form
Catalogs
Gift Cards
Track Order
 
Employment
Order online or call 1-800-395-2665 (U.S.) or 1-410-309-2705 (Outside U.S. & Canada)
This site features merchandise from our catalogs and store, in addition to items available only online. Availability may vary.
©2017 Daedalus Books, Inc. | Contact customer service at custserv@daedalusbooks.com