An appealing new recording of modern, tuneful works for recorder, both solo and with baroque orchestra. With the help of Holland Baroque, Oene van Geel, Diamanda La Berge Dramm en Carl Rosman.
The extensive Bach family was a dynasty unusually rich in musical talent, counting among its ranks numerous composer–organists active in the Northern European Baroque tradition. This remarkable set gathers together the organ music of this family.
A unique coupling on record of vibrant and impassioned chamber music by the uncle-and-nephew Armenian composers. This delightful disc reminds us of the vital role played by the folk tradition in Armenian classical music....
Valente was one of the first keyboard virtuosos in music history who published pieces by his own hand. He can be considered one of the founders of the Neapolitan keyboard school....