Carnevale Veneziano: The Comic Faces of Giovanni Croce

All Premiere Recordings
 GIOVANNI CROCE (1557-1609)
   
  premiere recordings  
   
 Mascarate piacevoli et ridicolose per il carnevale (1590) 4:17  
1 Giovanni Pacoloni (late 16th century): Passemezo de Zorzi 1:32
2 Giovanni Pacoloni: Saltarello de Zorzi 1:40
3 Giovanni Pacoloni: Padoana de Zorzi 1:05
  David Miller, Lynda Sayce, Eligio Quinteiro lutes  
   
4  Mascarata da Lenguazi 2:43
  Robin Tyson, Stephen Taylor, James Gilchrist, Nicholas Hurndall Smith, Matthew Brook, Giles Underwood; Eligio Quinteiro chitarrino  
   
5  Mascarata Eccho da Magnifici 2:59
  Robert Hollingworth, James Gilchrist, Matthew Brook, Giles Underwood  
6 Giovanni Pacoloni: Passemezo della Duchessa 2:40
  David Miller, Lynda Sayce, Eligio Quinteiro lutes  
   
7  Mascarata da Donne Pitoche 1:45
  Matthew Brook, Robert Hollingworth, Giles Underwood; Eligio Quinteiro chitarrone  
   
8  Mascarata da Pescaori 3:10
  Robin Tyson, Robert Hollingworth, James Gilchrist, Matthew Brook, Giles Underwood  
9 Giovanni Pacoloni: Padoana della Duchessa 1:38
  David Miller, Lynda Sayce, Eligio Quinteiro lutes  
   
10  Mascarata da Buranelle 3:55
  Robin Tyson, Stephen Taylor, Robert Hollingworth, James Gilchrist, Matthew Brook, Giles Underwood; Eligio Quinteiro chitarrone  
   
11  Mascarata da Furlani 3:18
  Robin Tyson, Stephen Taylor, James Gilchrist, Nicholas Hurndall Smith, Matthew Brook, Giles Underwood; Eligio Quinteiro chitarrino  
12 Giovanni Pacoloni: Saltarello della Duchessa 1:18
  David Miller, Lynda Sayce, Eligio Quinteiro lutes  
   
 Triaca Musicale (1595) 3:35  
  Interspersed instrumental works arranged by David Miller  
13 Anon.: Matasins ('Il Mattacino') 0:57
14 Anon.: Boufons (Passemezzo antico) 1:10
  David Miller lute, Eligio Quinteiro chitarrino, Lynda Sayce guitar  
15 Anon.: Gaillarde (on the ground 'Cara cosa') 1:15
  Lynda Sayce mandola, David Miller lute, Eligio Quinteiro chitarrino  
   
16  Il gioco dell'Occa 5:09
  Carys Lane, Anna Crookes, Robert Hollingworth, James Gilchrist, Matthew Brook, Giles Underwood  
17 Anon.: Brando 1:44
  Eligio Quinteiro chitarrino, David Miller chitarrino, Lynda Sayce bass lute  
   
18  Ecco 3:28
  James Gilchrist, Matthew Brook, Giles Underwood  
19 Filippo Azzaiolo (fl. 1557-1569): Chi passa per sta strad' e non sospira, beato, s'รจ 1:16
  He, who passes along this street and does not sigh, is blessed  
  David Miller lute, Lynda Sayce guitar, Eligio Quinteiro bass lute  
   
20  Canzon da Contadini 5:51
  Carys Lane, Robin Tyson, James Gilchrist, Nicholas Hurndall Smith, Matthew Brook, Giles Underwood; Eligio Quinteiro chitarrino  
21 Anon.: Boufons (Passemezzo antico) 0:56
  David Miller lute, Eligo Quinteiro chitarrino, Lynda Sayce guitar  
   
22  Mascheratta de Gratiani 3:33
  Robert Hollingworth, James Gilchrist, Nicholas Hurndall Smith, Matthew Brook: Eligio Quinteiro chitarrino  
23 Filippo Azzaiolo: Gentil Madonna del mio cor patrona 0:56
  My noble lady and patroness of my heart  
  David Miller, Lynda Sayce, Eligio Quinteiro lutes  
   
24  Canzonetta da Bambini 3:07
  Robin Tyson, Robert Hollingworth, James Gilchrist, Matthew Brook, Giles Underwood: Eligio Quinteiro chitarrino  
25 Orazio Vecchi (1550-1605): Hor che'l garrir degl'Augletti s'ode 1:21
  Now that the cry of little birds resounds  
  David Miller, Lynda Sayce, Eligio Quinteiro lutes  
   
26  Canzon del Cucco, e Rossignuolo con la sentenza del Papagallo 5:11
  Carys Lane, Robert Hollingworth, Nicholas Hurndall Smith, Matthew Brook, Giles Underwood  
27 Anon.: Galliada 0:41
  David Miller lute, Eligio Quinteiro chitarrino, Lynda Sayce guitar  
   
28  Incanto della Schiava 6:35
  Carys Lane, Anna Crookes, Robin Tyson, James Gilchrist, Nicholas Hurndall Smith, Matthew Brook, Giles Underwood; Eligio Quinteiro chitarrino, Catherine Pierron harpsichord  
   
  Bonus track:  
29  Croce/Knapman: [Ecco:] Poor Luckless Pantaloon 4:17
  Pantaloon: William Purefoy, Robert Hollingworth, Giles Underwood  
  Echo: Anna Crookes, Hugh Wilson, Matthew Brook  
  Robert Hollingworth director  
  with  
  David Miller lutes, chitarrino  
  Lynda Sayce lutes, mandola, guitar  
  Eligio Quinteiro bass lute, chitarrino, chitarrone  
  Catherine Pierron harpsichord  
  29-31 May 2000. Poor Luckless Pantaloon recorded live on 7 August 2000 at the Lecture Theatre, Victoria and Albert Museum, during the 2000 BBC Promenade Concerts Chamber Music season