The Gonzaga Band

The Gonzaga Band

Guest Artists

Date and time
01 Jul 2024 (1:00pm - 2:00pm)
Location

Organ Studio, Royal Birmingham Conservatoire

200 Jennens Road, B4 7XR

Price

Free

As part of Issues in Scholarship in Music of the 17th and 18th Centuries: Sources, Editing, Performance - Royal Birmingham Conservatoire | Birmingham City University (bcu.ac.uk)

Cantare et Sonare: Songs and Duets of Monteverdi and his Contemporaries

The Gonzaga Band

Faye Newton soprano
Jamie Savan cornett & mute cornett
Steven Devine harpsichord & chamber organ

Enjoy a lunchtime programme exploring repertoire for solo voice, obbligato cornett and basso continuo from the dawn of the Baroque era.

Monteverdi Venite sitientes ad aquas from Seconda raccolta de sacri canti
Merula Nigra sum from Il primo libro de motetti e sonate
attrib. Rossi Partite sopra la Romanesca from a MS appended to Toccate et correnti
Donati O gloriosa Domina from F Lomazzo Flores praestantissimorum
Marini Sonata per l’organo, violino, ò cornetto from Sonate, symphonie, canzoni … Opera Ottava
Monteverdi Exulta filia from L Calvi: Quarta raccolta de sacri canti
Picchi Toccata from the Fitzwilliam Virginal Book
Calestani Damigella tutta bella from Madrigali et Arie
Monteverdi O come sei gentile from Madrigali libro VII
Anon Passamezzo nuovo I-III from Intablotura nuova di balli
Monteverdi Zefiro torna from Scherzi musicali

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