La Morte della Ragione (The Death of Reason) (CD + Book)

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La Morte della Ragione (The Death of Reason) (CD + Book)

Giovanni Antonini, Il Giardino Armonico

£10.95

Giovanni Antonini and his period instrument group Il Giardino Armonico are names best known to collectors right now for their splendid ongoing survey of Haydn’s symphonies (in partnership with Kammerorchester Basel). But Antonini first made his name as a recorder player, and on his latest disc for the Alpha label he returns to the instrument in spectacular style. He and his colleagues base their programme around ideas discussed by Erasmus of Rotterdam in his famous essay In Praise of Folly (1511), and in particular the premise that madness take... read more

Giovanni Antonini and his period instrument group Il Giardino Armonico are names best known to collectors right now for their splendid ongoing survey of Haydn’s symphonies (in partnership with Kammerorchester Basel). But Antonini first made his name ... read more

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