Tuesday 25 January 2022 7:30PM

Akademie für Alte Musik Berlin

Monteverdi's Italy

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Duration

This concert will be approximately 2 hours in duration, including an interval

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  • Akademie für Alte Musik Berlin
  • Georg Kallweit leader

Just one work by Monteverdi himself in a widely-ranging programme of music by many contemporaries, familiar and unfamiliar, almost all of them Italian with the notable exception of the Bohemian-born, Salzburg-based Heinrich Biber and his ‘Nightwatchman’ Serenade.

  • Antonio Bertali (1605-1669)
      • Sonata a6 in D minor
  • Marco Uccellini (1603-1680)
      • Sonata decima ottava a doi violini Op. 4
  • Giulio Caccini (1551-1618)
      • Amarilli, mia bella
  • Andrea Falconieri (c.1585-1656)
      • Passacalle
  • Giovanni Valentini (c.1582-1649)
      • Sonata a5 in G minor
  • Giovanni Pandolfi Mealli (1630-1670)
      • Sonata 'La Biancuccia' Op. 4 No. 4
  • Biagio Marini (1594-1663)
      • Sinfonia Sesto Tuono Op. 22
      • Balletto Terzo Op. 22
      • Corrente Seconda Op. 22
      • Zarabanda Terza Op. 22
      • Balletto Quarto Allemano Op. 22
  • Interval
  • Giovanni Legrenzi (1626-1690)
      • Sonata a5 Op. 8 No. 11 'La Fugazza'
  • Benedetto Ferrari (1603-1681)
      • Amanti io vi so dire
  • Andrea Falconieri
      • Ciaccona
  • Antonio Bertali
      • Sonata a6 in D minor for 2 violins, 2 violas da braccio and viola da gamba and violone
  • Giovanni Legrenzi
      • La divisione del mondo
        • Improvisation on 'Lumi, potete piangere'
  • Claudio Monteverdi (1567-1643)
      • L'incoronazione di Poppea
        • Improvisation on 'Pur ti miro, pur ti godo'
  • Heinrich Biber (1644-1704)
      • Serenada a5 'Der Nachtwächter'

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