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'Fire Music': 'Infernal Flames and Celestial Blaze'

Magazine article Gramophone

'Fire Music': 'Infernal Flames and Celestial Blaze'

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'Fire Music' [G] 'Infernal Flames and Celestial Blaze' Anonymous Ardente sole. Chi vuol seguir la guerra. Claccona di Paradiso e dell'lnferno. Mundi renovatio. Pour faire I'arlkymie d'amours Byrd Memento homo Farnaby Sometimes she would Flecha Ensalada, 'El fuego' Ghizzolo lo ml vivea Holborne Infernum Lassus In un boschetto novo Marenzio Qual vive salamandra in fiamma ardente Nola Amor m'ha fatto deventar fenice Ortiz La folia Praetorius Ballet des feus. Bransle de la torche R Rue Au feu d'amours Trombonclno Non val acqua Victoria Venl Creator Spiritus P Vinci Sappi Signor Capella de la Torre / Katharina Bauml shawms Deutsche Harmonia Mundi (F) 88985 36030-2 (71 ' * DDD * T/t)

You can tell within seconds that you're listening to a Capella de la Torre recording. This award-winning early music ensemble has a wonderfully distinctive sound and spirit--wind-dominated, percussion-driven, absolutely authentic but always playful. They've also got a good eye for a concept, and this second volume in their current elements-themed series is no exception.

Last year's 'Water Music' began the series with works by Praetorius, Josquin, Marenzio and Morley, and the new 'Fire Music' takes an even more eclectic approach. …

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