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"La filosofia (...) diminuendo il nostro senso di sicurezza nei riguardi delle cose come sono, aumenta grandemente la nostra conoscenza di come possono essere."
B. Russell, I problemi della filosofia, 1912

Haendel, dal Dixit Dominus , "De Torrente In Via Bibet", per due soprani, coro e orchestra



Solo da ascoltare:
uno dei brani che più mi ha colpito in giovinezza; così intensamente ricco di dissonanze magistralmente incastonate in un tessuto ritmico e melodico soave e fluido.
Per riconciliarsi con l'umanità


Elin Manahan Thomas & Grace Davidson
℗ 2009 The Sixteen Productions Ltd
The Sixteen are a United Kingdom-based choir and period instrument orchestra; founded by Harry Christophers, it started as an unnamed group of sixteen friends in 1977, giving their first billed concert in 1979. The group performs early English polyphony, works of the Renaissance, Baroque and early Classical music, and a diversity of 20th-century music.The Sixteen are "The Voices of Classic FM", TV media partner with Sky Arts and associate artists of the Southbank Centre in London and Bridgewater Hall in Manchester. The group promotes an annual series at the Queen Elizabeth Hall as well as the Choral Pilgrimage, a tour of Britain's finest cathedrals: bringing music back to the buildings for which it was written. The Sixteen featured in the BBC Four television series Sacred Music, presented by actor Simon Russell Beale. A second series was broadcast on BBC Four in 2010.

Wikipedia sul Dixit Dominus di Haendel

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