Reformation & Counter-reformation
Colour book of more than 200 pages + 8 CD's in a magnificent box Languages: French/English/German/Dutch Following on from and designed along the same lines as the Guide to Period Instruments, this boxed set includes an exhaustive introductory text as well as a great quantity of music excerpts on the set's eight CDs. These extracts have been taken from the extensive repertoire recorded by Ricercar over many years, with excerpts from recordings kindly provided by our colleagues from Harmonia Mundi, Gimell, Accent, Alpha and Sony supplementing our programme where necessary.
Catalog Number: RIC101
Composer: Anonymous, Claudio Monteverdi, Dietrich Buxtehude, Domenico Scarlatti, Emilio de Cavalieri, Felix Mendelssohn, Franz Tunder, Georg Böhm, Giacomo Carissimi, Heinrich Schütz, Johann Christoph Bach, Johann Friedrich Doles, Johann Sebastian Bach, Matthias Weckmann, Maurizio Cazzati, Samuel Scheidt
Conductor: Philippe Herreweghe, Philippe Pierlot
Orchestra/Ensemble: Ghent Collegium Vocale Choir, La Fenice, Ricercar Consort
Performer: Agnès Mellon, Anne Mertens, Bernard Foccroulle, Dirk Snellings, Henri Ledroit, Job Boswinkel, Marius Van Altena, Mark Padmore, Monika Mauch, Patrick Van Goethem, Paul Agnew, Stephan Van Dyck, Steve Dugardin