PROGRAMS 07-08

DOLCISSIMO TORMENTO D’AMOR

María Espada, soprano
Armoniosi Concerti, theorbos and baroque guitars

Arias and italian madrigals y madrigales, profane and religious, from the xviith. century. Works by: Monteverdi, Ferrari, Landi, Mazzocchi, Kapsperger, Piccinini.
Alongside with well known pieces: “Si dolce è il tormento” or “Quel sguardo sdegnosetto” (Monteverdi), almost unknown pieces are presented, some of exceedingly beauty: the madrigal “Scrivete là”, the chacone “Voglio di vita uscir” (Ferrari) or the beautiful aria “O che sempre” (Marazzoli).