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Music From The Era Of Pieter Bruegel (7CD Set)

Format:
Compact Disc (Audio)
No of Discs:
7
Availability:
Available
Release Date:
11-10-2019
Label:
Barcode:
8711801016641
Packaging:
Box Set
Catalog Number:
KTC1664
Music From The Era Of Pieter Bruegel (7CD Set)
Music From The Era Of Pieter Bruegel (7CD Set)

Description

This new 7 CD box set from Etcetera Records, available at the special price of 2CDs presents 'Music from the era of Pieter Bruegel '. Pieter Bruegel I (ca. 15251569), commonly known as Pieter Bruegel the Elder, was the greatest member of a large and important southern Netherlandish family of artists active for four generations in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries. A longtime resident of Antwerp, the centre of publishing in the Netherlands and a vibrant commercial capital, Bruegel brought a humanising spirit to traditional subjects and boldly created new ones. He travelled all over Europe and after a specif trip to Italy, formed a long-standing association Hieronymus Cock. This specially priced 7CD set provides a musical backdrop to what he would have heard as he worked and travelled across Europe. Featuring a plethora of musicians including the Egidius ensemble, Utopia, Currende, Huelgas and many others, this compilation has become a great overview of the music in the 16th century. Each CD is themed to represents different aspects of life in the 16th Century Low Countries.

Tracks

  1. Name
  2. BIBLICAL THEMES
  3. MUSIC FROM THE ROYAL COURTS
  4. DEATH AND TRANSIENCE
  5. ODE TO LOVE AND CELEBRATION
  6. THE VIRTUE OF VICE
  7. RELIGIOUS CONFRONTATION IN THE LOW COUNTRIES
  8. DANCES AND SONGS
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