A Scarlatti: Bella madre de’ fiori – Cantatas

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COMPOSERS: A Scarlatti
LABELS: Harmonia Mundi
WORKS: Bella madre de’ fiori – Cantatas
PERFORMER: Maria Cristina Kiehr (soprano); Concerto Soave/Jean-Marc Aymes
CATALOGUE NO: HMG 501725

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Three chamber cantatas, including the finest Correa nel seno amato, its opening an outpouring of rare intensity and sustained despair. Tweaking tone controls softened a tungsten edge to Kiehr at full voice. George Pratt