• La Música de Al-Andalus

    Las Puertas de Oriente

    Ensemble Al-Ruzafa

    Conductor: Hames Bitar


    Aleppo: custody of the musical tradition from the Orient.   Aleppo is an important trading city and communication cross-point where the most pure traditions of Arabic chant have been preserved. The most characteristic expression of this chant is the vocal improvisations or layali, through which the complete doctrine of maqam was developed into a form of choral music, the qad (alqudud in plural), related to the muaxaha genre, very well-known in Al-Andalus.   From the eighteenth century onwards, the muaxaha expanded through the Mid-Orient, particularly in Aleppo, where it is known ...+ info

  • Juan Gutierrez de Padilla

    Música de la Catedral de Puebla de los Ángeles

    Ars Longa de la Habana


    The Three Christmas Songbooks - Juan Gutierrez de Padilla The Early Music Consort Ars Longa, conducted by Teresa Paz, performs another selection of pieces from Puebla Cathedral, composed during the seventeenth century. In particular, the ensemble was much inspired by the music of Gaspar Fernandes (born in Portugal, c. 1565-70, died in Puebla, 1629), who was chapel master at the Cathedral of Puebla de los Ángeles.   For this recording they perform works by Fernandes’ successor, Juan Gutiérrez de Padilla (Málaga, c. 1590 Puebla, 1664), who, like his predecess...+ info

  • Missa Mille Regretz

    Cristobal de Morales

    The Hilliard Ensemble


    The "Mille Regretz" Mass by Morales   There are three printed sources of this Mass. The oldest is dated 1544 and comes from Rome; the second, printed in 1545, from Lyon and finally, that of 1568 is from Wittenberg. There is also a manuscript of the work in the Sistine Chapel in Rome which appears to coincide with the Wittenberg edition. Here, the "Mille Regretz" mass is attributed to the composer Thomas Crecquillon. In Spain there are five ancient copies of this Mass. They can be found in Barcelona (Cataluña and Orfeón Catalán Libraries), Madrid (Medinaceli Libra...+ info



Nuevo Disco: OBRAS PARA VIOLONCELLO Y PIANO. TRÍOS 1 Y 2. MANUEL CASTILLO




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