The Peace of Utrecht - Music from the War of the Spanish Succession
Catalogue Number: 02P103
Reference: GLO 5256
Description: 34 tracks - songs of triumph (soprano, mezzo and tenor), lively dances and marches named after sieges, battles and generals - only a handful having any composer credit attached, performed on original instruments (recorder, violin, oboe, bassoon, trumpets, violone, timpani and lute), make up this collection of music written for the 1713 Peace of Utrecht. The packaging is luxurious, a bound book of 84 pages 1/4" taller than a regular CD, more than a dozen color portraits and maps and dozens more engravings and sketches. Dutch-English texts. Camerata Trajectina.