Flaming Heart

 CLAUDIO MONTEVERDI (1567-1643)
1  Prologo: La Musica 5:42
  from Orfeo (1607)  
  Clare Wilkinson  
  Violins: Catherine Martin, Oliver Webber, Louise Hogan, Richard Campbell, Jan Spencer  
  Continuo: David Miler, Eligio Quinteiro, Joy Smith, Matthew Halls (organ/harpsichord), Richard Campbell (lirone)  
   
2  Luci serene e chiare 3:48
  from Il quarto libro de madrigali (1603)  
  Anna Crookes, Carys Lane, Clare Wilkinson, Nicholas Mulroy, Giles Underwood  
   
3  Anima mia, perdona 5:21
  from Il quarto libro de madrigali (1603)  
  Anna Crookes, Clare Wilkinson, Nicholas Mulroy, Matthew Brook, Giles Underwood  
   
4  Tempro la cetra 9:17
  from Concerto, Settimo libro de madrigali (1619)  
  Nicholas Mulroy  
  Violins: Catherine Martin, Oliver Webber, Louise Hoagan, Richard Campbell, Jan Spencer  
  Continuo: David Miller, Eligio Quinteiro, Joy Smith, Matthew Halls (organ/harpsichord)  
   
5  Ahi, come a un vago sol cortese giro 5:15
  from Il quinto libro de madrigali (1605)  
  Carys Lane, Clare Wilkinson, Nicholas Mulroy, Nicholas Hurndall Smith, Giles Underwood  
  Continuo: David Miller, Eligio Quinteiro, Joy Smith, Matthew Halls (organ)  
6  Con che soavità 5:12
  from Concerto. Settimo libro de madrigali (1619)  
  Clare Wilkinson  
  Choir I [continuo]: David Miller, Eligio Quinteiro  
  Choir II [violins]: Catherine Martin, Oliver Webber, Louise Hogan, Jan Spencer, Catherine Pierron  
  Choir III [great bass viols]: Richard Campbell, Peter McCarthy, William Hunt, Matthew Hall (virginals)  
7  Sinfonia 1:21
  from Orfeo (1607)  
  Violins: Catherine Martin, Oliver Webber, Louise Hogan, Richard Campbell, Jan Spencer  
   
8  Ch'io t'ami 8:02
  from Il quinto libro de madrigali (1605)  
  Anna Crookes, Carys Lane, Clare Wilkinson, Nicholas Mulroy, Giles Underwood  
   
9  Partenza amorosa 8:10
  from Concerto. Settima libro de madrigali (1619)  
  Giles Underwood  
  Continuo: Eligio Quinteiro  
10  Parlo, miser'o taccio? 4:43
  from Concerto. Settimo libro de madrigali (1619)  
  Anna Crookes, Carys Lane, Giles Underwood  
  Continuo: David Miller, Eligio Quinteiro  
11  Volgando il ciel 10:59
  from Madrigali guerrieri. . . Libro ottavo (1638)  
  Anna Crookes, Carys Lane, Nicolas Mulroy (solo tenor), Nicholas Hurndall Smith, Giles Underwood  
  Violins: Catherine Martin, Oliver Webber, Richard Campbell  
  Continuo: David Miller, Eligio Quinteiro, Joy Smith, Matthew Halls (harpsichord)  
   
12  Longe de te, cor mio 2:59
  from Il quarto libro de madrigali (1603)  
  Carys Lane, Clare Wilkinson, Nicholas Mulroy, Matthew Brook, Giles Underwood  
   
13  Piagn'e sospira 5:08
  from Il quarto libro de madrigali (1603)  
  Anna Crookes, Carys Lane, Clare Wilkinson, Nicholas Mulroy, Matthew Brook  
 Robert Hollingworth director
  9-11 January 2006