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Sacabuche!: 17th-century Italian Motets

Porta / Sacabuche Release Date: 09/11/2015
Label: Atma Classique Catalog #: 2712 Spars Code: n/a
Composer:  Ercole Porta ,  Gasparo Casati ,  Carlo Filago ,  Francesco Usper  ...  Performer:  Eric S. Brenner ,  Nicholas Tamagna ,  Peter Becker ,  Aaron Sheehan  ...  Conductor:  Linda Pearse Orchestra/Ensemble:  Sacabuche! Number of Discs: 1
Length: 1 Hours 13 Mins.

Early 17th c. Italian motets are the focus of this debut ATMA album by the ¡Sacabuche! Ensemble directed by Canadian trombonist Linda Pearse, recognized specialist in early 17th c. Italy repertoire. In addition to their inherent beauty, these works by lesser-known composers were chosen because they are representative of different musical types. This release represents the culmination of seventeen years of research, publication, performance and pedagogy by the accomplished Ms. Pearse, who, since 1997 has been collecting 17th c. Italian sacred motets with dedicated trombone parts. parts. Read less