Lufthansa Festival Of Baroque Music 2012


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launches its coverage of the 2012 Lufthansa Festival of Baroque Music with highlights of a concert of staged madrigals, or "miniature operas" from 17th-century Venice, as the performers, Ensemble Savadi, have conceived them. Lucie Skeaping presents.

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Continuing this weekend of music recorded at this year's Lufthansa Festival of Baroque Music, Lucie Skeaping introduces highlights of a concert of French music by Francois Couperin. The concert was given by Musica ad Rhenum under director and flautist Jed Wentz.

The Canadian soprano Andreanne Paquin joins the ensemble in a cantata by Francois Colin de Blamont.