Thursday, December 8, 2016

Deutsche Barock Weihnacht. CD 3. Miscellaneous works for Christmas time.

New acquisition.
Bought in October 2016.
First listen: 8-12-2016.
Label: Ricercar.
CD 3 from 7.
Recording dates: Between 1982-2010.
Venues and engineers: Not named.
Running time: 67:54.
Classical relevance: Nice Christmas music.

Composers on this disc:
Johann Herman Schein, Heinrich Schütz, Nicolaus Bruhns.

Works performed by:
Chœur de Chambre de Namur.
La Fenice, Jean Tubéry.

The music will bring you in a Christmas mood, no doubt about that. Fine and competent performances and sound.  Some impressive soloistic contributions. I loved Nicolaus Brühns "Nun komt der Heiden Heiland" a composition for Organ, and performed by Bernard Foccroulle. Superb.



Salvatore, Giovanni. (c.1610-1688) Works for Harpsichord and Organ, plus a Missa.

New acquisition. Date of purchase: November 2017. First listen: 22-11-2017. Label: Glossa. Recording dates: October 1998 & June 1999...