Splendore A Venezia
ACADEMI BAROQUE DE MONTREAL; ARION ORCHESTRE BAROQUE; BANDE MONTREAL BAROQUE; LES BOREADES; CONCERTO PALATINO
ATMA Classique produced this compilation of music by major Venetian composers to celebrate the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts' exhibition Splendore a Venezia: Art and Music from the Renaissance to the Baroque in the Serenissima. The compilation contains pieces by composers represented in the exhibition - Antonio Vivaldi, Claudio Monteverdi, Giovanni Gabrieli, and Tomaso Albinoni, among others. The performers include Karina Gauvin, Alexander Weimann, Francis Colpron, Concerto Palatino, the Studio de musique ancienne de Montr+ªal, and Les Boreades - among the best musicians on the Canadian and international scenes.