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Leonardo da Vinci program: Josquin El Grillo (the cricket); Voices of Music 4K UHD
Seeded by voicesofmusic on 23 Sep 2018
Author: Voices of Music
El Grillo, composed by the incomparable Josquin des Prez. Live, 4K video from our Leonardo da Vinci: a musical Odyssey concert in San Francisco, performed by the Early Music ensemble Voices of Music. Stefanie True, soprano; Deborah Rentz-Moore, mezzo soprano. The music, a "frottola" published by Petrucci, is from our Leonardo da Vinci program. We sourced manuscripts and prints from the cities, courts and places that Leonardo lived in and travelled to from c.1452-1519. The program, "O musical Odyssey" is tied together with a narration. In some cases, we have historical records that the music was performed at an event that da Vinci planned or attended. This program won the 2017-2018 San Francisco Classical Voice "Best of the Bay" award for "Best Chamber Music" concert. In 1501, when Leonardo was nearly fifty, the completely unknown entrepreneur Ottaviano Petrucci turned the musical world upside down by inventing a way to print polyphonic music using multiple, sequential impressions of mo
Ensemble: Voices of Music