An Evening of Italian Baroque Masterpieces

Sunday at 9 PM on WCRB's Voices, we celebrate the vibrant vocal music of the Italian Baroque, from the well-known to the obscure, the pyrotechnic to the sentimental. 

Sunday, May 26, 2019
9:00 PM

Claudio Monteverdi - L'incoronazione di Poppea: "Pur ti miro"
Suzie LeBlanc, soprano / Derek Lee Ragin, countertenor
Teatro Lirico with Stephen Stubbs

Antonio Vivaldi - Farnace, RV 711: "Gelido in ogni vena"
Cecilia Bartoli, mezzo-soprano
Il Giardino Armonico with Giovanni Antonini

Antonio Vivaldi - Gloria, RV 589
Deborah York, Patrizia Biccire - sopranos / Sara Mingardo - mezzo-soprano
Concerto Italiano with Rinaldo Alessandrini

Barbara Strozzi - "Per un bacio che rubbai" & "Mi fà rider la speranza"
Marta Almajano, soprano / Luca Pianca, archlute / Vittorio Ghielmi, viola da gamba

Antonio Vivaldi - La vertià in cimento, RV 739: Quintet Act II, scene IX 
Guillemette Laurens, mezzo-soprano / Sara Mingardo, Nathalie Stutzmann, contralto / Philippe Jaroussky, countertenor / Anthony Rolfe Johnson, tenor
Ensemble Matheus with Jean Christoph Spinosi

Antonio Sartario - L'Orfeo: "Orfeo tu dormi?"
Suzie LeBlanc, soprano & Teatro Lirico with Stephen Stubbs

Francesco Manelli - Duetto: "Ti lascio empia, incostante"
Suzie LeBlanc, soprano / Derek Lee Ragin, countertenor
Teatro Lirico with Stephen Stubbs

Alessandro Scarlatti - Cantata: "Bella, s'io t'amo"
Clara Rottsolk, soprano & Tempesta di Mare Chamber Players

Alessandro Scarlatti - Griselda: Act III
Dorothea Röschmann: Griselda / Lawrence Zazzo: Gualtiero / Veronica Cangemi: Costanza / Bernarda Fink: Roberto / Ottone: Silvia Tro Santafé / Corrado: Kobie van Rensburg
Academy for Ancient Music, Berlin with René Jacobs, conductor

Domenico Scarlatti - Missa quatour vocum: I. Kyrie & II. Gloria
Concerto Italiano with Rinaldo Alessandrini

Giovanni Battista Pergolesi - La Serva Padrona
Patricia Bicciré: Serpina / Donato di Stefano: Uberto
La Petite Bande with Sigiswald Kuijken