L'Estro d'Orfeo presents the program of their new CD "L'Arte di diminuire" (release date: March 6th 2020). A programme focused on the different ways of using, playing and
L’Estro d’Orfeo presents the program of their new CD “L’Arte di diminuire” (release date: March 6th 2020).
A programme focused on the different ways of using, playing and writing diminutions. This seventeenth century practice of improvised ornamentation was a subject of great importance that filled the pages of many treatises dedicated to the teaching of this practice and all good musicians were expected to master this art.
Pieces include diminutions written by the players as well as original compositions by Italian composers of the Seicento.
Pieces by Palestrina, Rore, Marini, Merula, Sances, Rossi, Selma, etc.
Leonor de Lera, baroque violin & artistic direction
Rodney Prada, viola da gamba
Josep María Martí, theorbo & baroque guitar
Javier Núñez, harpsichord & organ
Nuria Sanromà, cornetto
Kulturzentrum Franziskanerkloster Paterskirche
Burgstraße 19, 47906 Kempen, Germany