More Music from Paradise: French Baroque with Ground Floor

May 23, 2018, 10:00 pm

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Vocal and instrumental music of the 16th- and 17-century French Baroque, presented by Ground Floor, an early music group of 7 vocalists and instrumentalists, joined by special guest VivaBiancaLuna Biffi.

Recorded live in concert as part of the annual Music In Paradise Festival, held during the last two weeks of August in Seminary Church, a former Cistercian monastery in the Polish town of Paradyż.


Charles Dieupart (~1670-1740)

Henry Du Mont (1610-1684)
Récit de l’éternite (O Eternitas)

Charles Dieupart

Henry Du Mont
In lectulo meo, motet

Robert de Visée (~1655-~1733)
Suite in G

François Dufaut (~1604-~1672)
Pièce pour harpe

Honoré d’Ambruys (~17th cent.)
Le doux silence de nos bois, air de cour

Sébastien Le Camus (~1610-~1677)
Délices des étés

Gaspard Le Roux (1660-1707)
Pièce pour clavecin

Michel Lambert (1610-1696)
Goûtons un doux repos, air de cour

Marc-Antoine Charpentier (1643-1704)
Sans frayeur dans ce bois, chaconne
Ayant bu du vin clairet, drinking song

Juliette Perret, Marc Mauillon,; vocals, Benjamin Scherer Quesada, violin, Elena Andreyev, cello, Etienne Galletier, theorbo, Angélique Mauillon, harp, Gwennaëlle Alibert, harpsichord, positive organ, VivaBiancaLuna Biffi, vocals (guest)

Opening & Closing Theme for Baroque&Before: Joan Ambrosio Dalza: Piva, performed by Musica Reservata (Boston Skyline BSD 123)