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Paul Van Nevel|The Ear of Christopher Columbus (Triana, Tromboncino, J. Ponce, Millan, Agricola...)

The Ear of Christopher Columbus (Triana, Tromboncino, J. Ponce, Millan, Agricola...)

Huelgas Ensemble - Paul Van Nevel

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Without the help of blaring drums or castanets, culture-filled aesthete Paul van Nevel gives the opportunity to hear the music that Christopher Columbus heard during his travels and adventurous life. This has resulted in a rigorous selection of (many unknown) a capella works, by Italian and Spanish composers from the late 15th and early 16th centuries. Beginning with childhood memories of Christopher Columbus (a carnival song evoking an erotic joke about chimney sweeps), the album ends with pieces by Agricola most likely heard by the navigator at the end of his final voyage in 1506. This virtual musical journey begins in 15th century Venice and reaches the court of Ferdinand and Isabella in Madrid, Seville, Cordoba and Valladolid. This offers an exciting programme benefitting from the exceptional quality of singers of the Huelgas Ensemble, specialised in medieval and Renaissance polyphony and founded in 1971 by Paul van Nevel. © François Hudry/Qobuz

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Paul Van Nevel

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Visin, visin, visin à 4 (Anonyme)

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Visin, visin, visin à 4
Huelgas Ensemble
00:02:35

Huelgas Ensemble - Paul Van Nevel, Conductor - Anonymous (Italy, c.1480), Composer - Markus Heiland, Engineer

(P) 2019 Sony Music Entertainment Germany GmbH

Da pacem Domine à 4 (Anonyme)

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Da pacem Domine à 4
Huelgas Ensemble
00:04:51

Huelgas Ensemble - Paul Van Nevel, Conductor - Anonymous (Italy, c.1480), Composer - Markus Heiland, Engineer

(P) 2019 Sony Music Entertainment Germany GmbH

Se ben or non scopri à 4 (Bartolomeo Tromboncino)

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Se ben or non scopri à 4
Huelgas Ensemble
00:02:35

Huelgas Ensemble - Paul Van Nevel, Conductor - Bartolomeo Tromboncino (c. 1465–after 1534), Composer - Markus Heiland, Engineer

(P) 2019 Sony Music Entertainment Germany GmbH

Rio de Sevilla à 3 (Anonyme)

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Rio de Sevilla à 3
Huelgas Ensemble
00:02:28

Huelgas Ensemble - Paul Van Nevel, Conductor - Anonymous (Spain c.1490), Composer - Markus Heiland, Engineer

(P) 2019 Sony Music Entertainment Germany GmbH

De mi perdida esperança à 3 (Juan de Triana)

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De mi perdida esperança à 3
Huelgas Ensemble
00:06:15

Huelgas Ensemble - Paul Van Nevel, Conductor - Juan de Triana (c. 1450 – after 1490), Composer - Markus Heiland, Engineer

(P) 2019 Sony Music Entertainment Germany GmbH

Tres morillas m'enamoran à 3 (Anonyme)

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Tres morillas m'enamoran à 3
Huelgas Ensemble
00:02:02

Huelgas Ensemble - Paul Van Nevel, Conductor - Anonymous (Spain c.1470), Composer - Markus Heiland, Engineer

(P) 2019 Sony Music Entertainment Germany GmbH

Allá se me ponga el sol à 4 (Juan Ponce)

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Allá se me ponga el sol à 4
Huelgas Ensemble
00:02:55

Huelgas Ensemble - Paul Van Nevel, Conductor - Juan Ponce (c. 1475 – after 1520), Composer - Markus Heiland, Engineer

(P) 2019 Sony Music Entertainment Germany GmbH

Los braços trayo cansados à 2 & 3 (Francisco Millan)

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Los braços trayo cansados à 2 & 3
Huelgas Ensemble
00:02:52

Huelgas Ensemble - Paul Van Nevel, Conductor - Francisco Millán (fl. c.1480), Composer - Markus Heiland, Engineer

(P) 2019 Sony Music Entertainment Germany GmbH

La tricotea à 3 (Alonso)

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La tricotea à 3
Huelgas Ensemble
00:03:26

Huelgas Ensemble - Paul Van Nevel, Conductor - Alonso (End of 15th century), Composer - Markus Heiland, Engineer

(P) 2019 Sony Music Entertainment Germany GmbH

Missa "Malheur me bat" à 4 (Alexander Agricola)

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Agnus Dei
Huelgas Ensemble
00:08:02

Huelgas Ensemble - Paul Van Nevel, Conductor - Alexander Agricola (1446–1506), Composer - Markus Heiland, Engineer

(P) 2019 Sony Music Entertainment Germany GmbH

Amor con fortuna à 4 (Juan del Encina)

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Amor con fortuna à 4
Huelgas Ensemble
00:03:29

Huelgas Ensemble - Paul Van Nevel, Conductor - Juan del Encina (1468–1529), Composer - Markus Heiland, Engineer

(P) 2019 Sony Music Entertainment Germany GmbH

Missa "J'ay pris amours" à 4 (Mabrianus de Orto)

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Sanctus
Huelgas Ensemble
00:06:57

Huelgas Ensemble - Paul Van Nevel, Conductor - Mabrianus de Orto (c. 1460–1529), Composer - Markus Heiland, Engineer

(P) 2019 Sony Music Entertainment Germany GmbH

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Agnus Dei
Huelgas Ensemble
00:06:53

Huelgas Ensemble - Paul Van Nevel, Conductor - Mabrianus de Orto, Composer - Markus Heiland, Engineer

(P) 2019 Sony Music Entertainment Germany GmbH

Dime, triste coraçon à 2,3 & 4 (Francisco de la Torre)

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Dime, triste coraçon à 2,3 & 4
Huelgas Ensemble
00:02:58

Huelgas Ensemble - Paul Van Nevel, Conductor - Francisco de la Torre (c. 1460 – after 1504), Composer - Markus Heiland, Engineer

(P) 2019 Sony Music Entertainment Germany GmbH

Album Description

Without the help of blaring drums or castanets, culture-filled aesthete Paul van Nevel gives the opportunity to hear the music that Christopher Columbus heard during his travels and adventurous life. This has resulted in a rigorous selection of (many unknown) a capella works, by Italian and Spanish composers from the late 15th and early 16th centuries. Beginning with childhood memories of Christopher Columbus (a carnival song evoking an erotic joke about chimney sweeps), the album ends with pieces by Agricola most likely heard by the navigator at the end of his final voyage in 1506. This virtual musical journey begins in 15th century Venice and reaches the court of Ferdinand and Isabella in Madrid, Seville, Cordoba and Valladolid. This offers an exciting programme benefitting from the exceptional quality of singers of the Huelgas Ensemble, specialised in medieval and Renaissance polyphony and founded in 1971 by Paul van Nevel. © François Hudry/Qobuz

Details of original recording : Recording : 25 & 26 September 2016, Chapel of Monasterium PoortAckere, Gent, Belgium

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