Giacomo Carissimi (baptized April 18, 1605 – January 12, 1674) was an Italian composer and music teacher. He is one of the most celebrated masters of the early Baroque or, more accurately, the Roman School of music. Carissimi established the characteristic features of the Latin oratorio and was a prolific composer of motets and cantatas. He was highly influential in musical developments in north European countries through his pupils and the wide dissemination of his music.

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Year Title Artist RatingReleases
1987 Duos & Cantates Giacomo Carissimi 1
1987 Jephthah / The Judgement of Solomon / Jonah Giacomo Carissimi; Gabrieli Consort & Players, Paul McCreesh 1
1992 Judicium Extremum / Jonas / Jepthe (His Majesties Sagbutts & Cornetts, Monteverdi Choir & Members of the English Baroque Soloists feat. conductor: John Eliot Gardiner) Giacomo Carissimi 1
2010 Carissimi Oratorios - Les Voix Baroques Giacomo Carissimi 1
Jonas / Baltazar (Chamber Choir of the Liszt Ferenc Music Academy & Corelli Chamber Orchestra feat. conductor: István Párkai) Giacomo Carissimi 1

Album + Compilation

Year Title Artist RatingReleases
1995 Carissimi: Jephte / Marazzoli: San Tomaso / Per il giorno di resurrettione Giacomo Carissimi, Marco Marazzoli; Cantus Cölln, Konrad Junghänel 1
2001 Ten Motets Giacomo Carissimi 1

Broadcast + Live

Year Title Artist RatingReleases
2012 Carissimi / Ludwig Giacomo Carissimi, David Ludwig; Choral Arts Philadelphia, Matthew Glandorf 1

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