Image

Brixi, Simon - Music from 18th Century Prague - Blazikova, Hana



Leveranstid: Skickas vanligtvis inom 2-5 dagar
In the first third of the 18th-century, Prague was a major music centre, with Italian operas and concertos, French suites, Italian and German oratorios being performed in the city, and the local churches striving to acquire the latest and most virtuosic compositions. Šimon Brixi was one of the most distinguished composers who drew inspiration from this thriving culture, while creating highly inventive music of his own. He mainly wrote liturgical pieces, yet few of them have survived. Brixi gained great acclaim for his musicae navales for the popular Saint John of Nepomuk Festivities in May on the river Vltava. Although he did not publish his scores, Brixi was a renowned composer and his music was frequently performed. Copies of his works were possessed by, among others, Jan Dismas Zelenka. Brixi mastered all the styles and techniques of his time, ranging from rigorous counterpoint to elements of the nascent Galant style. The works are arranged on the album in a one-day liturgical arch, with the morning mass followed by litanies and the canticle Magnificat from vespers, which owing to its style and high technical requirements may bring to mind Zelenka’s music. Made up of superlative soloists, Hipocondria Ensemble bring back to life Šimon Brixi’s overlooked works. Their recording of the Magnificat is the first made on historical instruments. / Šimon Brixi – a composer whose music deserves a second life after three centuries.
Fakta
Artikelnummer SU42932
Streckkod 0099925429324
Utgivningsdatum 2021-09-10
Kategori Klassiskt
Skivbolag Supraphon
Enhet CD
Antal enheter 1
Utövare
Artister Blazikova, Hana
Nosek, Jaromir
Hipocondria Ensemble
Dirigenter Hadek, Jan
Kompositörer Brixi, Simon
Skriv din egen recension
Du måste logga in för att kunna skriva en recension
Om du tycker om Music from 18th Century Prague, berätta det gärna för dina vänner! Du kan snabbt och enkelt dela denna sida direkt på Facebook, Twitter och via e-post här nedanför.

Rekommendationer

Image
219 kr
Cizmar, Jan - Codex Jacobides - Praga circa 1600 - Various
Image
159 kr
Steffan, Joseph Anton - Concertos for Harpsichord - Keglerova, Edita
Image
159 kr
Harmoniae Sacrae: 17th Century German Sacred Cantatas - L’Armonia Sonora - Various
Image
139 kr
Pecková, Dagmar - Best Arias - Various
Smetana, Bedrich - String Quartets Nos 1 & 2 - Skampa Quartet SU37402 2003-07-28 79 kr
Fåtal i lager Köp +
Novák, Vítezslav - Piano Works (3 CD) - Rauch, Frantisek SU37442 2003-07-28 189 kr
Czech Classical Hits - Various - Various SU37352 2003-04-14 169 kr
Dvorák, Antonín - Symphonies Nos 1-3 (2CD) - Neumann, Václav SU37032 2003-01-13 269 kr
Dvorák, Antonín - Symphonies Nos 4-6 (2CD) - Neumann, Václav SU37042 2003-01-13 269 kr
Dvorák, Antonín - Symphonies Nos 1-9 (6 CD) - Neumann, Václav SU37062 2003-01-13 589 kr
Ej i lager
Image Image Image Image Image Image Image Image Image Image Image Image
Mitt konto
Min varukorg: 0 artiklar