Reviews - Osbert Parsley
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Peudargent - Capella '92, Rabaskadol
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December 31, 2007
The intriguingly named Martin Peudargent (meaning ‘Little Money’ in French), was born around 1510 in Huy in the Prince-Archbishopric of Liège. From the mid-1530s he is recorded as owning a house in Düsseldorf, where he probably worked as a master of music at a convent school. Starting in the late ...
Telemann in Major - Pratum Integrum Orchestra
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November 26, 2007
The Russian period instrument orchestra, Pratum Integrum, has made a number of splendid recordings on the Caro Mitis label, but none is as delightful yet than this disc - apart from the companion recording, "Telemann in Minor", that is! Sonically, this is a superb production in both stereo and ...
Biber: Missa Christi Resurgentis - Manze
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November 25, 2007
Purely from the point of view of performance, this is a disappointing recording. The instrumentalists are proficient and polished, but the voices, especially the solo singers, are poor. Especially the upper voices are riddled with excessive vibrato which sometimes even shakes them off key and always ...