GIOVANNI PERGOLESI (1710-1736): Cantate da camera, Op. 2: No 4. Orfeo, No. 1 Lontananza and No. 3 Segreto tormento, NICOLA PORPORA (1686-1768): Sinfonie a camera a 3, Op. 2, Nos. 2 & 3.
Catalogue Number: 04M030
Label: Musica Ficta
Description: Published in 1736 after his death, these three soprano cantatas exhibit Pergolesi's combination of galant-style manner, characteristic of the newest Neapolitan music of the time, with the dense harmonic language and expressive melodic lines of the late Baroque. Italian-English texts. Magali Léger (soprano), Ensemble Rosasolis.