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A Modern-Day Baroque Premiere by Pasquini

Concerto Romano
Stefano Tontini
Concerto Romano

On WCRB In Concert with the Boston Early Music Festival, Concerto Romano performs the modern-day premiere of Bernardo Pasquini's tale of devotion and martyrdom, "Il San Vito."

Sunday, November 18, 2018

Recorded at the Boston Early Music Festival on June 14, 2017

On the program:

CHARPENTIER Ouverture pour le sacre d'un eveque, H. 536*
CHARPENTIER Sonata à 8, H. 548*
CHARPENTIER Concert à 4 parties de violes, H. 545*

Il San Vito Cast:

Paola Valentina Molinari (San Vito)
Sonia Tedla Chebreab (Valeria)
Alberto Miguélez Rouco (Crescenzia)
Luca Cervoni (Modesto)
Mauro Borgioni (Diocleziano)

Concerto Romano
Alessandro Quarta, director

*Played by Ensemble Correspondances, recorded at the Boston Early Music Festival on June 13, 2017.

Hear a preview with Alessandro Quarta, in conversation with WCRB's Alan McLellan:

Alessandro Quarta gives the synopsis of Pasquini's "Il San Vito":


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