The New Old Albion
A rare presentation of English baroque gems centred around the Harp consorts of William Lawes. Includes music by composers including Matthew Locke, William Lawes, Henry Purcell and John Dowland. Program for violin, viola da gamba, harp and theorbo.
A voyage through the varied styles of European baroque music. Includes music by composers who achieved greatness composing for the Il Caleidoscopio instruments: violin, viola da gamba and harp. Includes music by Frescobaldi, Erlebach, Schmelzer, Marais, Matteis. Program for violin, viola da gamba and harp.
Corelli in Arcadia
A celebration of the masterpieces of Corelli and his colleagues in the Academy of Arcadia during the reign of Queen Christina of Sweden in Rome. Includes music by Alessandro Stradella, Bernardo Pasquini and Arcangelo Corelli. Program for violin, viola da gamba, harp and harpsichord.
English and French music for two viola da gambas and continuo. Includes by Hume, Locke, Byrd, Saint-Colombe and Marais. Program for two viola da gambas and harp.
Donne in Musica
A tribute to the women composers during baroque time and their contribution to the baroque repertoire. Includes music by Francesca Caccini, Isabella Leonarda, Barbara Strozzi and Elizabeth-Claude Jacquet de la Guerre. Program for soprano voice, violin, viola da gamba and harp.
A program of sacred and secular drama, it is theater as well as music. The protagonist is the figure of Magdalene, who sheds bitter tears at the feet of Christ. Includes music by Claudio Monteverdi, Domenico Mazzochi, Marco Uccellini, Alessandro Stradella. Program for soprano voice, violin, viola da gamba and harp.