Known for it's daring and youthful performances, the ensemble Les Barocudas makes it's ATMA Classique recording debut with La Peste, a musical journey that explores the theme of the plague. The members of the Montreal-based trio, Marie Nadeau-Tremblay, Ryan Gallagher (viola da gamba), and Nathan Mondry, have compiled a program in which each piece corresponds with an episode or aspect of this 17th century pandemic. All of the composers selected for this album - Schmelzer, Castello, Fontana, Pandolfi, Rossi, Farina - were violinists, and all of them were affected by the plague, in some cases, fatally.
Known for it's daring and youthful performances, the ensemble Les Barocudas makes it's ATMA Classique recording debut with La Peste, a musical journey that explores the theme of the plague. The members of the Montreal-based trio, Marie Nadeau-Tremblay, Ryan Gallagher (viola da gamba), and Nathan Mondry, have compiled a program in which each piece corresponds with an episode or aspect of this 17th century pandemic. All of the composers selected for this album - Schmelzer, Castello, Fontana, Pandolfi, Rossi, Farina - were violinists, and all of them were affected by the plague, in some cases, fatally.
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Known for it's daring and youthful performances, the ensemble Les Barocudas makes it's ATMA Classique recording debut with La Peste, a musical journey that explores the theme of the plague. The members of the Montreal-based trio, Marie Nadeau-Tremblay, Ryan Gallagher (viola da gamba), and Nathan Mondry, have compiled a program in which each piece corresponds with an episode or aspect of this 17th century pandemic. All of the composers selected for this album - Schmelzer, Castello, Fontana, Pandolfi, Rossi, Farina - were violinists, and all of them were affected by the plague, in some cases, fatally.