The Accademia Bizantina and Delphine Galou recorded sacred and secular music of Vivaldi

After the extraordinary success of "agitata", awarded 2018 the prestigious Gramophone Classical Music Award in the category of best recital, the Byzantine Academy, Ottavio Dantone, and the French contralto Delphine Galou, They approach their second album joint project: two albums in which they interpret sacred and secular vocal music by Vivaldi for contralto, that show connections between repertoires. These volumes 59 Y 60 The legendary collection of Vivaldi …. text complete

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The Accademia Bizantina closes its European tour in Barcelona with "Marc'Antonio e Cleopatra"

The next sunday 11 of November, the Byzantine Academy, directed by harpsichordist Ottavio Dantone famous, presents in Barcelona "Marc'Antonio e Cleopatra", serenade for two voices of the composer Johann Adolph Hasse alemán, with libreto of Francesco Ricciardi, released in 1725 Naples famous castrato Farinelli with as Cleopatra and contralto Vittoria Tesi as Marc'Antonio. L 'Auditori de Barcelona will host the final round of the European tour of the Accademia Bizantina, after passing …. text complete

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The Byzantine Academy presents "Flustered"

The famous baroque music ensemble Accademia Bizantina, founded in the Italian city of Ravenna in 1983, It presents his new recording project "agitata". Ottavio Dantone, harpsichordist and director of the prestigious Accademia Bizantina and French contralto Delphine Galou, interpretan motets, cantatas and extracts oratorios, in the course of the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries they were influenced by the genre of opera. A CD full of unpublished works, in which, Besides the …. text complete

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