Carissimi Eight Motets

New Carissimi Eight Motets CD!

Our latest CD! Giacomo Carissimi was one of the most admired of seventeenth-century Italian composers. The maestro from Marino, near Rome, acquired a Europe-wide fame at an early age and excelled in church music. Commonly employing texts that modify or amplify passages from the scriptures, rather than taking those texts verbatim, Carissimi employed all his genius for vocal melodic lines …

Performing at The Twin Cities Early Music Festival

Consortium Carissimi is please to present an evening of the music of Bonifazio Graziani and Giacomo Carissimi as part of The Twin Cities Early Music Festival on Wednesday, August 19th at 8pm. The Program O Miracula Bonifazio Graziani (1604-1664) Amici pastori Bonifazio Graziani (Cantata #6 Opus XXV) Generoso pensiero Bonifazio Graziani (Cantata #3 Opus XXV) Venite, audite Bonifazio Graziani (Il quarto …