Tracklist

CD 1: Moyen Âge: Cantigas de Santa Maria - Au temps des trouvères et des troubadours - Les débuts de la polyphonie - Au temps de la guerre de Cent Ans
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Appels [unknown] 0:50
2 Ut queant laxis [unknown] 3:29
3 Cantiga No. 77 "Da que Deus mamou" Alfonso X el Sabio 1:35
4 Cantiga No. 421 "Nembressete, madre de Deus" Alfonso X el Sabio 2:12
5 Cantiga No. 37 "Miragres fremosos" Alfonso X el Sabio 1:44
6 Cantiga No. 10 "Rosas das rosas" Alfonso X el Sabio 2:07
7 Cantiga No. 123 "De Santa Maria sinal" Alfonso X el Sabio 1:55
8 Cantiga No. 119 "Come somos" Alfonso X el Sabio 1:29
9 Cantigas de Amigo: Mia Yrmana Martín Codax 2:35
10 Saltarello IV [unknown] 2:21
11 La quinte estampie real [unknown] 1:45
12 Sire cuens j'ai viélé Colin Muset 1:21
13 Kalenda maia Raimbaut de Vaqueiras 1:18
14 Ja nuns hons pris Richard I. 2:14
15 Plainte [unknown] 2:00
16 Se j'onques à mon vivant [unknown] 1:51
17 En Egipte m'en veuil aller (chanson pieuse) [unknown] 1:52
18 Belle Aelis [unknown] 2:23
19 Trotto [unknown] 2:33
20 Apor Lazar Tancz [unknown] 1:34
21 Trop est mes maris jalos Etienne de Meaux 1:25
22 Danxa aurea du Phebo (d'après Carmina Burana No. 71) [unknown] 2:47
23 Sirventois sonnerie Pistoleta 0:48
24 A dieu comant amouretes Adam de la Halle 1:17
25 Va t'en souspier Estienne Grossin 1:13
26 Tres douce dame Guillaume de Machaut 1:57
27 Pucelette - Je languis - Domino [unknown] 1:47
28 Inter amenitatis tripudia [unknown] 1:40
29 Gloria ad modum tubae (ténor) Guillaume Dufay 0:14
30 Filles à marier Gilles de Bins dit Binchois 2:03
31 J'ai grant dolour Guillaume Dufay 1:49
32 Amor c'al tuo sogetto ognor mi trovo Francesco Landini 4:22
33 Mille bonjours je vous présente Guillaume Dufay 3:14
34 Appels miltaires [unknown] 0:32
35 Donnes l'assault à la fortresse Guillaume Dufay 2:01
36 Buxheimer Orgelbuch: Redeuntes in Idem [unknown] 1:51
37 Buxheimer Orgelbuch: Esclaphe Arnold de Lantins 1:41
38 Mit ganzem Willen Conrad Paumann 1:30
39 Ave Maria - O Maria Johannes Brassart 2:20
40 Tuba Gallicalis [unknown] 1:19
CD 2: Renaissance: Danses et Ballets
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Saltarello - Piva Joan Ambrosio Dalza 4:27
2 Padouana alla Veneciana Joan Ambrosio Dalza 1:42
3 Pavana "El todescho" - Saltarello "El machese di Saluzzo" [unknown] 2:31
4 Padouana "La morte de la ragione" [unknown] 2:14
5 Il ballo di Mantua Giuseppe Giamberti 2:20
6 Pavana - Romanesca Alonso Mudarra 3:30
7 Pavane Pierre Attaingnant 1:33
8 Bransle de Champagne Thoinot Arbeau 1:56
9 Allemande IV Pierre Attaingnant 1:55
10 Devenus suis amoureux Jehan Chardavoine 2:25
11 Pavane de la Bataille Tielman Susato 2:13
12 Ballet des Amazones - La Rosette Michael Praetorius 2:16
13 Bransles gay - Bransles de Montirandé Michael Praetorius 2:41
14 Ballet à 4 Michael Praetorius 2:11
15 Courant de Battaglia Michael Praetorius 1:51
16 Ballet de la Reine Michael Praetorius 3:05
17 Padouana à 5 [unknown] 1:54
18 Padouana - Gagliarda - Almand à 5 Johann Hermann Schein 6:23
19 The Queens Alman John Bull 4:07
20 Pavane Quadro - Wilssons wyde Anthony Holborne 3:06
21 The Earl of Salisbury his Pavan Orlando Gibbons 5:26
22 Almain - Two Thumps John Jenkins 2:47
23 Praeludium - Gailliard Anthony Holborne 2:17
24 Allemandes - Bransle de Champagne [unknown] 3:55
25 Padouana - Tanz Melchior Franck 3:41
26 Padouana Johann Hermann Schein 2:20
27 Pavana del Francisco Segario Moritz von Hessen-Kassel 2:23
CD 3: Renaissance: Fantaisies & Ricercare - Chansons & Madrigaux - Musique d'église - Variations
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Ricercare Sylvestro di Ganassi dal Fontego 1:05
2 Fantasia del primero tono Alonso Mudarra 1:30
3 Ricercar primi toni Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina 2:35
4 Fuga quinti toni Johann Walter 2:04
5 Praeambulum Leonhard Kleber 0:45
6 Fantasia No. 8 Luis de Milán 2:30
7 Tiento tercero sobra la Battala de Morales Francisco Correa de Arauxo 3:02
8 Fantasia que contrahaze la harpe en la manera de Luduvico Luis de Narváez 1:59
9 Fantasia à 6 William Byrd 5:27
10 The Lady Frances Sidneys' Felicity Daniel 4:27
11 Fantasia à 3 Orlando Gibbons 4:44
12 Je porte tes couleurs Andreas Pevernage 2:28
13 La morra Heinrich Isaac 2:06
14 Spero haver felice [unknown] 1:18
15 Chi non crede Andrea Antico 1:27
16 Guardane almo pastore Francesco Corteccia 2:47
17 Tant que vivray Claudin de Sermisy 1:22
18 Tant que vivray Pierre Attaingnant 1:54
19 Si bon amour Jacotin 1:48
20 Parle qui veut Claudin de Sermisy 1:15
21 Ein guter Wein ist lobenswert Bernhard Schmid 1:17
22 O haylige onbeflecte Sebastian Virdung 1:17
23 Magnificat Pierre Attaingnant 4:05
24 Creator alme siderum [unknown] 1:50
25 Ecce tempus idoneum Thomas Tallis 2:00
26 Ad te levavi Orlande de Lassus 2:45
27 Douze coups de minuit [no artist] 0:41
28 O zalig heilig Bethlehem [unknown] 3:14
29 Ground William Byrd 3:13
30 A division [unknown] 2:55
31 Goe from my window Thomas Robinson 1:55
32 Divisions in G Christopher Simpson 5:43
CD 4: L'arte di diminuir - Au temps de Claudio Monteverdi - Birds and flutes
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 A la fontana (Adrian Willaert) Giovanni Bassano 4:55
2 Anchor che col partire (Cipriano di Rore) Giovanni Bassano 3:30
3 Vergine bella di Cipriano di Rore Orazio Bassani 3:49
4 Ancidetemi pur Giovanni Maria Trabaci 4:15
5 Io son ferito, ahi lasso (Palestrina) Giovanni Battista Bovicelli 5:25
6 L'Orfeo: Toccata Claudio Monteverdi 1:06
7 La morte d'Orfeo: Lamento di Calliope Stefano Landi 2:22
8 Toccata terza da sonarsi alla levatione Girolamo Frescobaldi 8:50
9 Sonata decima terza Dario Castello 7:28
10 Fantasia per fagotto solo Bartolomé de Selma y Salaverde 3:17
11 Canzona decimasesta a due bassi detta la Diodata Girolamo Frescobaldi 3:53
12 Bergamasca "La barchetta passagiera" Il Fásolo 2:17
13 Toccata V Johannes Hieronymus Kapsberger 2:07
14 Sonata "La Farina" Carlo Farina 6:09
15 Toccata ottava Girolamo Frescobaldi 4:12
16 Airs for the flageolet [anonymous] 0:50
17 Divisions by Mr. Hills Mr. Hills 1:52
18 Concerto No. 5 in D: Allegro John Baston 5:01
19 Slow Ayre, Jig & Bore [anonymous] 2:55
20 A Ground Gottfried Keller 2:00
21 Concerto: Siciliana Giuseppe Baldassare Sammartini 1:41
CD 5: Le siècle de Louis XIV - L'Allemagne luthérienne
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Autre suite faite pour Mr. de Comte Darcours: Petit Bransle - Autre Bransle - Gavotte en suite Mr. Degrinis 1:48
2 Appels de trompettes Marin Mersenne 1:21
3 Der schene neue Aufzug Thomas Kosteletzki 1:18
4 Marche pour les timbales André Danican Philidor & Jacques Danican Philidor 2:31
5 La Mendiante Nicolas Vallet 4:02
6 Pavane en Fa dièse mineur Louis Couperin 4:28
7 Menuet (pour le Bourgeois gentilhomme) Jean‐Baptiste Lully 1:06
8 Les Sylvains de Mr Couperin Robert de Visée 2:25
9 Suite en Ré mineur du Ier Livre: Prélude Marin Marais 4:29
10 La Belle Homicide Denis Gaultier 2:59
11 Suite en Si bémol majeur: Plainte Marin Marais 4:16
12 Sarabande Michel de Béthune 3:10
13 Passacaglie Angelo Michele Bartolotti 3:38
14 Te Deum: Prélude Marc‐Antoine Charpentier 1:40
15 Hymne de l'Avent [anonymous] 1:15
16 Livre d'orgue: Prélude - Christe - Kyrie - Élevation - Dialogue André Raison 7:30
17 Messe pour les instruments au lieu des orgues: Tu solus altissimus Marc‐Antoine Charpentier 1:58
18 Capriccio primo Johann Jacob Löwe 1:48
19 Bicinia variorum instrumentorum: Intrada - Allemande - Chique Johann Christoph Pezel 3:28
20 Capriccio I Johann Jakob Froberger 3:07
21 Canzon C-Dur Matthias Weckmann 2:29
22 Suite e-moll: Alleman - Gigue Matthias Weckmann 3:45
23 Sonata 6 a 4 Matthias Weckmann 3:52
24 Praeludium - Allemanda - Bourrée Johann Georg Krausen 3:05
25 Kantate "Dies ist der Tag": Arie "Nun bin ich vergnügt" Friedrich Wilhelm Zachow 2:12
26 Praeludium e-moll Nicolaus Bruhns 5:09
CD 6: Au temps de Johann Sebastian Bach - Les fils de Johann Sebastian Bach
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Pedalexercitium, BWV 598 Johann Sebastian Bach 2:25
2 Kantate, BWV 1 "Wie schön leuchtet der Morgenstern": III. Aria (Soprano) "Erfüllet, ihr himmlischen göttlichen Flammen" Johann Sebastian Bach 4:35
3 Kantate, BWV 102 "Herr, deine Augen sehen nach dem Glauben": V: Aria (Tenor) "Erschrecke doch" Johann Sebastian Bach 4:13
4 Choralvorspiel, BWV 659 "Nun komm' der Heiden Heiland" Johann Sebastian Bach 4:58
5 Suite en Sol majeur, BWV 1007: Prélude Johann Sebastian Bach 2:17
6 Ouverture en Do mineur Sylvius Leopold Weiss 4:55
7 Suite en Ré majeur, BWV 1012: Prélude Johann Sebastian Bach 3:54
8 Sonate en Fa majeur: Vivace - Largo - Allegro Georg Philipp Telemann 6:34
9 Menuet a deux cornes de chasse Georg Philipp Telemann 1:23
10 L'hiver Georg Philipp Telemann 1:34
11 Napolitana, pour hautbois d'amour Georg Philipp Telemann 2:41
12 Sonate en Fa mineur: Triste - Presto Georg Philipp Telemann 4:17
13 Sonate en La mineur: Siciliana - Spirituoso - Andante - Vivace Georg Philipp Telemann 6:22
14 Concerto per flauto terzetto: Allegro Carl Heinrich Graun 3:36
15 Trio en Ré majeur: Allegro Carl Heinrich Graun 3:54
16 Suite à 3 Chalumeaux: Ouverture - La speranza - Air Christoph Graupner 4:52
17 Ouverture Georg Friedrich Händel 3:52
18 Sonata No. 7 en Do majeur: Grave Wilhelm Friedemann Bach 3:03
19 Abschied vom Silbermannschen Klavier, Wq 66 Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach 5:55
20 Trio a viola, flauto basso e basso continuo: Allegretto Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach 2:57
CD 7: Style concertant - Au temps de Louis XV - Paris au temps du Concert spirituel
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Sonata prima Giovanni Buonaventura Viviani 4:53
2 Sonate No. 6: Ciciliane - Ecco Attilio Ariosti 4:06
3 Gioseffo, che interpreta i sogni: Aria (alto) "Libertà cara e gradita" Antonio Caldara 3:49
4 Sonata No. 4 en Si bémol majeur: Andante - Allegro moderato - Grave - Allegro Francesco Geminiani 5:34
5 Sonata No. 2 en Mi mineur: Adagio - Allegro - Minuetto Georg Friedrich Händel 6:10
6 Suonata: Allegro Lodovico Fontanelli 2:24
7 Concerto del Sigr Vivaldi accomodato a cembalo solo e flautino Antonio Vivaldi 3:35
8 Inno per il festo di Santa Teresia František Ignác Tůma 2:49
9 Sonata en Fa mineur, K 386 Domenico Scarlatti 2:43
10 Sonata seconda: Andante "La Vibray" Michel Blavet 2:51
11 J'ai du bon tabac [anonymous] 1:06
12 Concerto comique "La Choisy" Michel Corrette 2:30
13 Fanfare No. 12 - Fanfare No. 19 (Gavotte) Marc-Antoine, Marquis de Dampierre 2:14
14 L'amour m'a fait un beau présent - Je me levé par un matin - Malbrough - La Missisipy [unknown] 2:11
15 La Poule Jean-Philippe Rameau 5:49
16 Concerto en Si bémol majeur: Poco presto Johann Stamitz 4:36
17 Concerto en Si bémol majeur: Rondo Dieudonné-Pascal Pieltain 3:30
18 Nocturne No. 2 Frédéric Nicolas Duvernoy 3:24
19 Sonate No. 1 Étienne Ozi 3:25
20 Sonate en Sol majeur: Rondo François‐Adrien Boïeldieu 4:30
21 La Caravane du Caire: Ouverture - Pas de trois - Marche du Pacha André-Ernest-Modeste Grétry 5:47
CD 8: Classicisme
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Divertimento en La majeur, Hob. X:3: III. Finale. Allegretto (Thème et variations) Joseph Haydn 2:16
2 Sonate No. 44, Hob. XVI:29: I. Moderato Joseph Haydn 3:20
3 Concerto en Mi bémol majeur, Hob. VIIe:1: III. Finale. Allegro Joseph Haydn 4:43
4 Duo pour alto et contrebasse: V. Thème et variations Carl Ditters von Dittersdorf 4:45
5 Adagio, KV 580a Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 4:50
6 Fantaisie en Ré mineur, KV 397 (385g) Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 5:38
7 Quatuor en Ré majeur, KV 285: II. Adagio - III. Rondo. Allegro (extrait) Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 4:28
8 Sonate en Si bémol majeur, KV 281: III. Rondeau. Allegro Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 4:56
9 Divertimento, KV 439b No. 3: V. Rondo Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 4:25
10 Sonate brillante pour le Csakan: Rondo presto Anton Heberle 4:07
11 Don Giovanni: Canzonetta "Deh vieni alla finestra" (Don Giovanni) Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 2:05
12 Variations sur "Là ci darem la mano", WoO. 28 (extrait) Ludwig van Beethoven 4:44
13 Die Zauberflöte: Arie "Ein Mädchen oder Weibchen" (Papageno) Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 3:27
14 Variations sur "O cara armonia" Fernando Sor 5:50
15 Capriccio en Do majeur, KV 395 (300g) Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 3:16
16 Adagio en Do majeur, KV 356 (617a) Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 2:45
17 Sonate pour cor et piano, Op. 17: III. Rondo. Allegro moderato Ludwig van Beethoven 4:47
18 Valse des Huguenots Giacomo Meyerbeer 1:49
19 L'Italiana in Algeri: Ouverture Gioachino Rossini 6:40

Credits

CD 1: Moyen Âge: Cantigas de Santa Maria - Au temps des trouvères et des troubadours - Les débuts de la polyphonie - Au temps de la guerre de Cent Ans

chamber organ:
Christophe Deslignes (organist) (track 32)
bombarde:
Alain Sobczak (track 40)
carillon:
Thierry Gomar (track 2)
cymbal:
Thierry Gomar (track 23)
trumpet:
Gilles Rapin (track 40)
trumpet [trompette droite]:
Gilles Rapin (track 29)
natural horn [cornes de vache]:
Jean-Lou Descamps (Musician - Violonist) (track 25)
Jérôme Lejeune (track 25)
Xavier Terrasa (track 25)
tabor:
Thierry Gomar (track 1)
psaltery:
Olivier Féraud (track 4)
hurdy gurdy:
Olivier Féraud (track 7)
hurdy gurdy [symphonie]:
Xavier Terrasa (track 2)
concert flute:
Xavier Terrasa (tracks 4, 9)
lute:
Olivier Féraud (tracks 5, 24)
Norihisa Sugawara (track 30)
recorder [flûte à bec cylindrique]:
Xavier Terrasa (track 26)
rebec [rebec grave]:
Jean-Lou Descamps (Musician - Violonist) (track 21)
tambourine [tambourin à sonailles]:
Thierry Gomar (track 5)
guitar [guitare mauresque]:
Jean-Lou Descamps (Musician - Violonist) (track 9)
three-hole pipe [flûte en os]:
Xavier Terrasa (track 14)
vielle:
Jean-Lou Descamps (Musician - Violonist) (track 5)
Marcelo Ohara (track 35)
Thais Ohara (track 31)
Norihisa Sugawara (track 35)
vielle [vièle à archet grave]:
Jean-Lou Descamps (Musician - Violonist) (track 26)
vielle [vièle à archet]:
Olivier Féraud (track 13)
Marcelo Ohara (track 30)
oud:
Philippe Malfeyt (Belgian lutenist) (track 10)
olifant:
Gilles Rapin (track 1)
treble viol:
Jean-Lou Descamps (Musician - Violonist) (track 15)
percussion:
Rogério Gonçalves (track 35)
percussion [naquaires]:
Thierry Gomar (track 3)
foot stomps [sonailles aux pieds]:
Thierry Gomar (track 18)
bass trumpet:
Gilles Rapin (track 23)
shawm:
Rogério Gonçalves (track 30)
Jérôme Lejeune (track 23)
Philippe Canguilhem (track 40)
Xavier Terrasa (tracks 23–24)
shawm [clari]:
Xavier Terrasa (track 3)
viola da gamba:
Norihisa Sugawara (track 31)
citole:
Jean-Lou Descamps (Musician - Violonist) (track 11)
harpsichord [clavicytherium]:
Julien Ferrando (track 33)
darbuka:
Thierry Gomar (track 18)
musette de cour [muse]:
Xavier Terrasa (track 18)
xylophone [claquebois]:
Thierry Gomar (track 12)
castanets:
Thierry Gomar (track 10)
pipe and tabor:
Xavier Terrasa (tracks 12, 16)
crotales:
Thierry Gomar (tracks 16, 21)
harp:
Carole Matras (singer and harpist) (track 6)
zarb:
Thierry Gomar (track 9)
regal:
Bernard Foccroulle (Belgian instrumentalist (organ, harpsichord), composer and opera director) (track 37)
arranger:
Guillaume Dufay (track 38)
composer:
Alfonso X el Sabio (tracks 3–8)
Guido of Arezzo (medieval music theorist) (track 2)
Gilles de Bins dit Binchois (Netherlands composer, 1400-1460) (track 30)
Johannes Brassart (track 39)
Estienne Grossin (track 25)
Francesco Landini (track 32)
Arnold de Lantins (track 37)
Conrad Paumann (track 38)
[anonymous] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 40)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 10)
[unknown] (Special Purpose Artist - Do not add releases here, if possible.) (track 13)
Guillaume Dufay (tracks 31, 33, 35)
Adam de la Halle (track 24)
Richard I (king of England) (track 14)
Guillaume Dufay (– 1474) (track 29)
lyricist:
Martín Codax (track 9)
Adam de la Halle (track 24)
Baude de la Quarière (French trouvere) (track 18)
Richard I (king of England) (track 14)
publisher:
Pierre Aubry (1904) (track 18)
soprano vocals:
Witte Weber (tracks 30, 35)
tenor vocals:
Markus Schikora (tenor vocalist) (track 35)
translator:
Elsa Beaulieu (track 9)
Sharon A. Fechter (track 9)
Maricruz Gil (track 9)
writer:
Etienne de Meaux (track 21)
Colin Muset (track 12)
Philippe de Vitry (track 16)
[anonymous] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 11)
part of:
Cantigas de Santa Maria (number: 10) (track 6)
Cantigas de Santa Maria (number: 37) (track 5)
Cantigas de Santa Maria (number: 77) (track 3)
Cantigas de Santa Maria (number: 119) (track 8)
Cantigas de Santa Maria (number: 123) (track 7)
is the basis for:
Beati immaticuli (track 29)
part of:
Cantigas de Santa María (tracks 3, 5–6, 8)
recording of:
Amor c'al tuo sogetto (ballata) (track 32)
J'ai grant dolour (rondeau) (track 31)
Ja nus hons pris (track 14)
Kalenda Maya (track 13)
Mit ganzem Willen (track 38)
Saltarello IV (track 10)
Se j'onques à mon vivant (roman de Fauvel) (track 16)
Très douce dame que j'aour (B24) (track 26)
Tuba Gallicalis (track 40)
Ut queant laxis (track 2)
Va t'ent souspir (track 25)
Bele Aëlis (2009) (track 18)
referred to in medleys:
Saltarello (tracks 3, 8)

CD 2: Renaissance: Danses et Ballets

baroque guitar:
Béatrice Pornon (track 1)
baroque guitar [guitare 4 chœurs]:
Rolf Lislevand (Baroque guitar, lute and theorbo player) (track 6)
violin:
Fréderic Martin (track 5)
sackbut:
Franck Poitrineau (French sackbut player) (track 27)
theorbo:
Rolf Lislevand (Baroque guitar, lute and theorbo player) (track 1)
cornett:
Jean Tubéry (track 27)
membranophone:
Carles Mas I Garcia (tracks 5, 8)
recorder:
Frédéric de Roos (Belgian recorder player) (track 27)
serpent:
vielle:
Claude Fagel (track 10)
shawm:
Elsa Frank (track 11)
Philippe Canguilhem (track 27)
viola da gamba:
Sophie Watillon (viola da gamba player) (track 25)
violone:
Fréderic Martin (track 8)
Philippe Pierlot (Belgian violist and conductor) (tracks 25, 27)
crumhorn:
Bernhard Stilz (tracks 11, 25)
composer:
Melchior Franck (track 25)
Orlando Gibbons (composer) (track 21)
Alonso Mudarra (Spanish composer and musician, 1510-1580) (track 6)
Michael Praetorius (composer and organist) (tracks 12, 12)
[anonymous] (Special Purpose Artist) (tracks 8, 20, 24)
Tielman Susato (composer) (1551) (track 11)
Jehan Chardavoine (1576) (track 10)
Giuseppe Giamberti (1657) (track 5)
part of:
is the basis for:
Branle de Champaigne VI (Extrait du Ve livre des Danceries) (tracks 8, 24)
medley including a recording of:
Terpsichore, No. 109: La Rosette (TMA 109) (track 12)
part of:
recording of:
Branle de Champagne (tracks 8, 24)
Il ballo di Mantua (Duo tessuti con diversi solfeggiamenti, scherzi, perfidie et oblighi) (track 5)
Pavane (Melchior Franck) (track 25)
Piva (track 1)
Wilson's Wilde (Renaissance period tune of anonymous origin, aka Wolsey's Wilde) (track 20)

CD 3: Renaissance: Fantaisies & Ricercare - Chansons & Madrigaux - Musique d'église - Variations

baroque guitar:
Béatrice Pornon (track 8)
Rolf Lislevand (Baroque guitar, lute and theorbo player) (track 8)
sackbut:
Simen van Mechelen (Classical trombonist, sackbutist and countertenor) (track 12)
theorbo:
Vincent Dumestre (track 31)
viola:
Liam Fennelly (tracks 9–10)
Arno Jochem (track 13)
Philippe Pierlot (Belgian violist and conductor) (tracks 9, 13)
lute:
Wim Maesele (track 10)
Philippe Malfeyt (Belgian lutenist) (tracks 10, 17)
recorder:
Patrick Denecker (Belgian classical recorder player) (tracks 10, 12, 16, 22)
Koen Dieltiens (Belgian recorder player) (track 22)
Joëlle Lanscotte (track 22)
Frédéric de Roos (Belgian recorder player) (track 22)
serpent:
bassoon:
Mirella Ruigrok (track 12)
organ:
Jean Ferrard (Belgian organist) (track 5)
cittern:
Frank Liégeois (track 10)
dulcian:
Dani Pelagatti (tracks 12, 16)
shawm:
Elsa Frank (track 16)
Jérôme Lejeune (tracks 16–17)
viola da gamba:
Thomas Baeté (Belgian viola da gamba player) (track 10)
Arno Jochem (track 11)
Philippe Pierlot (Belgian violist and conductor) (track 11)
David Sinclair (contrabassist/gambist) (track 9)
Kaori Uemura (Japanese-born, Belgium-based viola da gamba player) (track 9)
Sophie Watillon (viola da gamba player) (tracks 9, 11, 13)
Rainer Zipperling (cello + viola da Gamba player) (track 9)
harpsichord:
Guy Penson (Belgian harpsichordist) (track 18)
crumhorn:
Marleen Leicher (track 12)
Bernhard Stilz (tracks 12, 16)
harp:
Hannelore Devaere (Belgian harp player) (tracks 6, 15)
composer:
Andrea Antico (track 15)
Daniel Bacheler (track 10)
William Byrd (English composer) (track 9)
Francesco Corteccia (track 16)
Orlando Gibbons (composer) (track 11)
Heinrich Isaac (composer) (track 13)
Jacotin (track 19)
Leonhard Kleber (German organist and composer) (track 5)
Orlande de Lassus (composer) (track 26)
Luis de Milán (track 6)
Alonso Mudarra (Spanish composer and musician, 1510-1580) (track 8)
Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina (composer) (track 3)
Andreas Pevernage (Flemish composer of the late Renaissance) (track 12)
Cristopher Simpson (track 32)
Johann Walter (track 4)
[anonymous] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 20)
Sebastian Virdung (1511) (track 22)
Claudin de Sermisy (composer) (1527) (tracks 17–18)
Thomas Robinson (composer, fl. 1600) (1603) (track 31)
conductor:
lyricist:
Clément Marot (tracks 17–18)
orchestra:
publisher:
Pierre Attaingnant (1527) (tracks 17–18)
Pierre Attaingnant (1533) (track 19)
part of:
Orlando di Lasso: Sämtliche Werke (S.) (number: S. xvii/125) (track 26)
later versions:
part of:
Libro de tientos (track 7)
recording of:
Fuga quinti toni (track 4)
Ground Divisions (track 32)
La Morra (track 13)
Parle qui veut (track 20)
Praeambulum (track 5)
Tant que vivray (tracks 17–18)

CD 4: L'arte di diminuir - Au temps de Claudio Monteverdi - Birds and flutes

viola da gamba:
Emmanuel Balssa (track 11)
Bruno Cocset (cello and viol player) (track 11)
Les Basses Réunies (track 11)
composer:
John Baston (English baroque composer, recorder player and cellist) (track 18)
Carlo Farina (track 14)
Girolamo Frescobaldi (composer) (1615) (track 15)
Girolamo Frescobaldi (composer) (1627) (track 8)
Girolamo Frescobaldi (composer) (1628) (track 11)
part of:
Frescobaldi Thematic Catalogue Online (number: F 2.08) (track 15)
Frescobaldi Thematic Catalogue Online (number: F 3.03) (track 8)
Frescobaldi Thematic Catalogue Online (number: F 8.18a) (track 11)
has revision:
part of:
Il primo libro delle canzoni (Masotti, 1628) (track 11)
recording of:

CD 5: Le siècle de Louis XIV - L'Allemagne luthérienne

theorbo arranger:
Robert de Visée (Baroque composer) (track 8)
lute:
Philippe Malfeyt (Belgian lutenist) (track 5)
harpsichord:
[unknown] (Special Purpose Artist - Do not add releases here, if possible.) (track 20)
composer:
Nicolaus Bruhns (track 26)
Marc‐Antoine Charpentier (composer) (tracks 14, 17)
Johann Jakob Froberger (composer) (track 20)
Denis Gaultier (track 10)
Matthias Weckmann (composer) (track 21)
Nicolas Vallet (1615) (track 5)
Jean‐Baptiste Lully (composer) (1670) (track 7)
part of:
Froberger Werke-Verzeichnis (number: FbWV 501) (track 20)
has revision:
La belle homicide (track 10)
is based on:
part of:
Libro di Capricci e Ricercate (part of collection) (track 20)
Te Deum, H. 146 (track 14)
recording of:
Canzona in C major (track 21)
La Belle Homicide (courante) (track 10)
Le Bourgeois gentilhomme: Menuet 1 & 2 (Menuet pour les hautbois des Poitevins) (track 7)
Les Sylvains de Mr Couperin (Saizenay, p. 53) (track 8)
Marche de Timbales (track 4)
La Mendiante (Secretum musarum. No 19) (1996) (track 5)

CD 6: Au temps de Johann Sebastian Bach - Les fils de Johann Sebastian Bach

premiered in:
Leipzig, Sachsen, Germany (1725-03-25) (track 2)
composer:
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (tracks 1, 4–5, 7)
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (1725) (track 2)
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (1726) (track 3)
librettist:
[anonymous] (Special Purpose Artist) (tracks 2–3)
part of:
Bach Compendium (number: K82) (track 4)
Bach-Werke-Verzeichnis (number: BWV 598) (track 1)
Bach-Werke-Verzeichnis (number: BWV 659) (track 4)
arrangements:
Nun komm' der Heiden Heiland, BWV 659 (for piano, Kempff) (track 4)
Nun komm' der Heiden Heiland, BWV 659, KiV B27/3 (for piano, Busoni) (track 4)
Nun komm’ der Heiden Heiland, BWV 659 (for piano, Feinberg) (track 4)
Nun komm’ der Heiden Heiland, BWV 659 (for piano, Friedman) (track 4)
Nun komm’ der Heiden Heiland, BWV 659 (catch-all for arrangements) (track 4)
Pedal-Exercitium, BWV 598 (catch all for arrangements) (track 1)
Suite no. 1 G-Dur, BWV 1007: I. Prélude (catch-all for arrangements) (track 5)
Suite no. 1 in G major, BWV 1007: I. Prélude (arr. Joachim Raff for piano) (track 5)
Suite no. 1 in G major, BWV 1007: I. Prélude (arr. Frans Brüggen for recorder) (track 5)
Suite no. 1 in G major, BWV 1007: I. Prélude (for viola, arr. Rowland-Jones) (track 5)
Suite no. 6 D-Dur, BWV 1012: I. Prélude (catch-all for arrangements) (track 7)
Suite no. 6 in D major, BWV 1012: I. Prélude (for viola, arr. Rowland-Jones) (track 7)
Suite no. 6 in D major, BWV 1012: I. Prélude (arr. Joachim Raff for piano) (track 7)
is the basis for:
Anthem (track 5)
Proof (track 5)
The Cello Song (track 5)
orchestrations:
Nun komm' der Heiden Heiland, BWV 659 (Stokowski orchestration) (track 4)
part of:
recording of:
revision of:

CD 7: Style concertant - Au temps de Louis XV - Paris au temps du Concert spirituel

composer:
Michel Corrette (composer) (track 12)
Jean‐Philippe Rameau (French composer of the Baroque era) (track 15)
Domenico Scarlatti (composer) (track 9)
folklore (Special Purpose Artist) (track 11)
lyricist:
folklore (Special Purpose Artist) (track 11)
part of:
is the basis for:
Doubles, op. 85 (track 15)
later versions:
part of:
parts:
recording of:
J'ai du bon tabac (French traditional song) (track 11)

CD 8: Classicisme

composed in:
Salzburg, Salzburg, Austria (1774) (track 8)
composer:
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (classical composer) (tracks 9, 11, 15–16)
Fernando Sor (track 14)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (classical composer) (1774) (track 8)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (classical composer) (1777) (tracks 7, 7)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (classical composer) (1782) (track 6)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (classical composer) (1789-09 –) (track 5)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (classical composer) (1791) (track 13)
Ludwig van Beethoven (German composer) (1795) (track 12)
librettist:
Emanuel Schikaneder (track 13)
Lorenzo Da Ponte (1787) (track 11)
part of:
Works of Fernando Sor by opus number (number: op. 9) (track 14)
Kinsky catalogue (Beethoven WoO works) (number: WoO 28) (track 12)
Köchelverzeichnis (sixth edition, 1964, K⁶) (number: 284a) (track 15)
Köchelverzeichnis (sixth edition, 1964, K⁶) (number: 300g) (track 15)
Köchelverzeichnis (original numbering) (number: 356) (track 16)
Köchelverzeichnis (original numbering) (number: 395) (track 15)
Köchelverzeichnis (original numbering) (number: 397) (track 6)
Köchelverzeichnis (sixth edition, 1964, K⁶) (number: 385g) (track 6)
Köchelverzeichnis (sixth edition, 1964, K⁶) (number: 617a) (track 16)
arrangement of:
arrangements:
Adagio for Glass Armonica in C major, K. 617a/356 (catch-all for arrangements) (track 16)
Don Giovanni, K. 527: Deh vieni, al finestra (for guitar, Mertz) (track 11)
Three Arias from Don Giovanni: No. 2. “Deh vieni alla finestra” (for voice and guitar, arr. Sor) (track 11)
is based on:
is the basis for:
later versions:
Fantasia for Piano in D minor, K. 397/385g (Mitsuko Uchida completion) (track 6)
part of:
partial recording of:
parts:
recording of:
Präludium in C, K. 284a (also known as Capriccio, K. 300g/395) (track 15)