MUSIC OF THE ANGELS
WIND MUSIC FROM 14th AND 15th-CENTURY ITALY
Shawms: Gesine Bänfer, Ian Harrison
Slide trumpet: David Yacus
Percussion: Michael Metzler and Anja Herrmann
A juxtaposition of polyphonic and monophonic music from the Italian "Trecento", inspired by the instrumental ensembles in pictures by Giotto, Fra Angelico, Marzal de Sas etc. Includes music by F . Landini, J. Ciconia, Jacopo da Bologna, Bartolino da Padova and anonymous Istanpitte from London, British Library Additional Ms. 29987.
"...laser-beam tuning and atomic clock timing" - Early Music review.
CD: Music of the Angels on Christophorus Digital (1997) no. 77194