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L’Esprit Baroque

The baroque spirit in all its musical shapes. Today, you hear music from England, where, early seventeenth century, the new baroque genre of fantasia boomed.

Alphonso Ferrabosco II (ca 1575 – 1628)
1 Fantasia
2 Pavin
3 A canzonetta
Paul O’Dette, lute
(CD: The Royal Lewters – Music of Henry VIII and Elizabeth I’s favourite lutenists. Harmonia Mundi HMU 907313, 2003)

William Lawes (1602 – 1645)
4 Fantasia-suite for two trebles, two basses to the organ
– I Fantasia
– II Aire 1
– III Aire 2
Theorema
(CD: John Jenkins and his ‘most esteemed friend’ William Lawes. Etcetera Records KTC 1919, 2017)

John Ward (1590 – 1638)
5 Fantasia
Richard Deering (ca 1580 – 1630)
6 Fantasia
John Okeover (ca 1595 – 1663)
7 Fantasia
Thomas Simpson (1582 – ca 1628)
8 Canzon
Flanders Recorder Quartet “Vier op ’n rij”
(CD: Recorder Quartet – Early Italian recorder music & English consort music. Brilliant Classics, 2006/2012)

John Hilton (ca 1599 – 1657)
9 Fantazia no 1
10 Fantazia no 2
11 Fantazia no 3
12 Fantazia no 5
Amandine Beyer, violin. Austrian Baroque Company conducted by Michael Oman, recorder
(CD: London calling – A collection of ayres, fantasies and musical humours. Fra Bernardo FB 2001111, 2020)

William Young (1610 – 1662)
13 Fantasia no 7 in D minor
14 Fantasia no 5 in C minor
15 Divisions on a ground
Hamburger Ratsmusik ensemble conducted by Simone Eckert, viola da gamba
(CD: Works for viola da gamba – Sonatas, suites, fantasies & dances. CPO 777 569-2, 2012)

 

Picture: William Lawes

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