GIOVANNI PAOLO COLONNA (1637-1695): L'Assalonne for 5 Voices, Trumpet, Strings and Continuo.

Catalogue Number: 03Q014

Label: Tactus

Reference: TC 630302

Format: CD

Price: $16.98

Description: This hour-long oratorio from 1684, on the David and Absalom story, is notable for its five bass arias (David) and the trumpet added for martial effect to violins and continuo (no violas make the effect of the accompaniment either quite bright or quite somber). Italian texts available on-line. Laura Antonaz (soprano), Elena Biscuola (mezzo), Alberto Allegrezza (tenor), Mauro Borgioni (bass), Ensemble "Les Nations"; Maria Luisa Baldassari (harpsichord)

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