The Ear of Christopher Columbus (CD)

Deutsche Harmonia Mundi
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Huelgas Ensemble, Paul van Nevel

On the 'Deutsche Harmonia Mundi' label - Following the critically acclaim of their previous release The Music Prints of Christopher Plantin, The Huelgas Ensemble, under the direction of Paul Van Nevel, return with their stunning new album The Ear of Christopher Columbus. This remarkable album features music from the late fifteenth century and the early fifteenth century that may have been heard by Christopher Columbus during the course of his lifetime. The Ear of Christopher Columbus takes the listener to a musical journey through the lifetime of the explorer, beginning with his Italian childhood. The Huelgas Ensemble are one of the most celebrated ensembles specialising in the performance of polyphonic music from the Medieval and Renaissance periods. Founded by artistic director Paul Van Nevel in 1971, the ensemble is well known worldwide for its inventive programming, particularly of unknown masterpieces.

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  1. anon.: Visin, visin, visin à 4
  2. anon.: Da pacem Domine à 4
  3. Tromboncino: Se ben or non scopri à 4
  4. anon.: Rio de Sevilla à
  5. Triana: De mi perdida esperança à 3
  6. anon.: Tres morillas m'enamoran à 3
  7. Ponce, J: Allá se me ponga el sol à 4
  8. Francisco Millan: Los braços trayo cansados à 2 & 3
  9. Alonso: La tricotea à 3
  10. Agricola, A: Malheur me bat: Agnus Dei à 4
  11. Encina: Amor con fortuna à 4
  12. Mabrianus de Orto: J'ay pris amours: Sanctus à 4
  13. Mabrianus de Orto: J'ay pris amours: Agnus Dei à 4
  14. Torre, F: Dime, triste coraçon à 2,3 & 4