The Saracen and the Dove: Music from the Courts of Padua and Pavia

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The Orlando Consort performs this program of unaccompanied Italian works from around the year 1400. The music was originally composed for two mighty families, the Carrara of Padua and the Visconti of Pavia, whose coats of arms contained a saracen and a dove, explaining this disc's title. Johannes Ciconia, Bartolino Da Padova, and the other composers represented, set texts of intellectual and poetic weight to ardent and smoothly flowing melodies. The male vocal quartet gives fleet, agile performances, recorded in the resonant acoustic of St. Osdag's Church in Mandelsloh, Germany. THE SARACEN AND THE DOVE takes you back 600 years to the...
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Barnes & Noble - Benjamin Ivry
The Orlando Consort performs this program of unaccompanied Italian works from around the year 1400. The music was originally composed for two mighty families, the Carrara of Padua and the Visconti of Pavia, whose coats of arms contained a saracen and a dove, explaining this disc's title. Johannes Ciconia, Bartolino Da Padova, and the other composers represented, set texts of intellectual and poetic weight to ardent and smoothly flowing melodies. The male vocal quartet gives fleet, agile performances, recorded in the resonant acoustic of St. Osdag's Church in Mandelsloh, Germany. THE SARACEN AND THE DOVE takes you back 600 years to the birth of Renaissance humanism.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 7/20/1999
  • Label: Polygram Records
  • UPC: 028945962023
  • Catalog Number: 459620

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Doctorum Pincipem/Melodia Suavissiama/Vir Mitis, motet - Johannes Ciconia & Orlando Consort (2:55)
    Composed byJohannes Ciconia
    Performed byOrlando Consort
  2. 2 Per Quella Strada Lactea for 2 voices - Johannes Ciconia & Orlando Consort (4:44)
    Composed byJohannes Ciconia
    Performed byOrlando Consort
  3. 3 Imperial sedendo fra più stelle, madrigal - Bartolino da Padova & Orlando Consort (6:35)
    Composed byBartolino da Padova
    Performed byOrlando Consort
  4. 4 O felix templum jubila, motet - Johannes Ciconia & Orlando Consort (3:37)
    Composed byJohannes Ciconia
    Performed byOrlando Consort
  5. 5 O Maria, virgo davitica / O Maria, maris stella, motet - Anonymous & Orlando Consort (2:06)
    Composed byAnonymous
    Performed byOrlando Consort
  6. 6 O Padua, Sidus Praeclarum, motet - Johannes Ciconia & Orlando Consort (3:03)
    Composed byJohannes Ciconia
    Performed byOrlando Consort
  7. 7 La douce çere, for 3 voices - Bartolino da Padova & Orlando Consort (3:41)
    Composed byBartolino da Padova
    Performed byOrlando Consort
  8. 8 Con lagreme bagnandome nel viso, for 2 voices - Johannes Ciconia & Orlando Consort (4:47)
    Composed byJohannes Ciconia
    Performed byOrlando Consort
  9. 9 Gloria "Spiritus et alme" for 4 voices - Johannes Ciconia & Orlando Consort (4:34)
    Composed byJohannes Ciconia
    Performed byOrlando Consort
  10. 10 Una panthera, madrigal for 3 voices - Johannes Ciconia & Orlando Consort (5:23)
    Composed byJohannes Ciconia
    Performed byOrlando Consort
  11. 11 Del glorioso titolo d'esto duce, madrigal for 2 voices - Anthonello da Caserta & Orlando Consort (6:00)
    Composed byAnthonello da Caserta
    Performed byOrlando Consort
  12. 12 Un fior gentil - Antonio Zacara da Teramo & Orlando Consort (5:38)
    Composed byAntonio Zacara da Teramo
    Performed byOrlando Consort
  13. 13 Sus Un' Fontayne for 3 voices - Johannes Ciconia & Orlando Consort (8:24)
    Composed byJohannes Ciconia
    Performed byOrlando Consort
  14. 14 Le ray au soley!, canon - Johannes Ciconia & Orlando Consort (1:01)
    Composed byJohannes Ciconia
    Performed byOrlando Consort
  15. 15 Sumite, karissimi - Antonio Zacara da Teramo & Orlando Consort (4:06)
    Composed byAntonio Zacara da Teramo
    Performed byOrlando Consort
  16. 16 Dime, Fortuna, for 2 voices - Antonio Zacara da Teramo & Orlando Consort (3:43)
    Composed byAntonio Zacara da Teramo
    Performed byOrlando Consort
  17. 17 Gloria "Ad ogni vento" for 4 voices - Antonio Zacara da Teramo & Orlando Consort (3:58)
    Composed byAntonio Zacara da Teramo
    Performed byOrlando Consort
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