Check out Landi: Augellin (Arr. Voice & Electric Guitar) by Nora Fischer & Marnix Dorrestein on Amazon Music. Stream ad-free or purchase CD’s and MP3s now. Stefano Landi (baptized 26 February – 28 October ) was an Italian composer and teacher of the early Baroque Roman School. He was an influential . A song where this varied realization is obvious is Stefano Landi’s “Augellin.” Landi ( – ) was a minor composer of the early baroque.
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His other secular music consists landl strophic airs, arias, and other songs for voice and basso continuo. Dances and comic sections mix with serious arias, recitatives, and even a madrigalian lament, for an overall dramatic variety which was extremely effective, as attested by the frequent performances of the opera at the time.
Curiously, Landi’s secular music is more conservative than most of his sacred music, and his first book of madrigalsfor five voices and basso continuois almost indistinguishable in style from many late 16th-century collections, except for the basso continuo part. Agostino Agazzari was maestro di cappella at the Seminario Romano, and he may have been one of Landi’s teachers as well.
You can buy the song from Amazon. The part of Sant’Alessio himself is extremely high, and was meant to be sung by a castrato. It is the score of the song. In addition he wrote his first opera in Padua, La morte d’Orfeo. In Landi returned to Rome, where he spent the rest of his life, where his patrons included successively the Borghese family, Cardinal Maurizio of Savoyand the Barberini family, who were to be his major employers throughout the late s and s, though he joined the papal choir in on half-salary.
Stefano Landi – “Augellin” – L’Arpeggiata, Marco Beasley Chords – Chordify
I know it from modern popular music, which is quite acted out. One of the things I love most about early baroque music as compared to most later classical music is that it can be realized in so many ways.
He is mentioned in the Seminary’s records as being the composer and director of a Zugellin pastoral in ; and in his name appears as an organist and a singer, though he was already maestro di cappella at S Maria della Consolazione in The accompanying orchestra is up-to-date, dispensing with the archaic viols and using violinscellosharpslutestheorbosand harpsichords.
This rendition features a lute and a baroque guitar, which seems plausible as a realization of the song at the time it was written, because it is not too elaborate. Finally she kisses him, he feels the dawn, and he tells the bird to land for both its and his delight. Of course, a group can have a few more than the basic one or two accompanists and still sound good. Little bird Little bird You chase your love All the time From beech tree to pine; Spreading the good lando You strengthen My lament with your song.
Augellin che’l tuo amor
In he had land to the north of Italy, and published a book of five-voice madrigals at Venice ; apparently he had acquired a post as maestro di cappella at Padua.
The lyrics are typical of the seventeenth century: Publication of the translation in print or digital formats is expressly forbidden unless permission from the author has been first obtained and acknowledgement of authorship is duly made. Sometimes old wine can be placed into new bottles, which I suppose the New Testament would find acceptable. Little bird You chase your love All the time From beech tree to pine; Spreading the good word You strengthen My lament with lanndi song.
He was an influential early composer of operaand wrote the earliest opera on a historical subject: Views Read Edit View history. After about he began suffering ill-health, and he died at Rome in and was buried at Santa Maria in Vallicella. Fly on little bird And don’t shy away From making A new song; From your augelliin breast Show in full Your joy, and my delight. You can buy the whole wonderful album from Amazon. Retrieved from ” https: I am putting one more link way down at the bottom, which I think most people should ignore.
Translations of early music texts. In he joined the Collegio Germanico in Rome as a boy soprano, and he may have studied with Asprilio Pacelli. In general, I like the stresses and dynamics of her singing best. See the copyright notice below. Most of the interspersed comic scenes, however, are anachronistically and hilariously drawn from contemporary life in 17th-century Rome.
The translation is provided as an aid to musicians and audiences. So far we have two rather different-sounding renditions of the same song. Sant’Alessio was one of the first staged dramatic works successfully to mix both the monodic and polyphonic styles.
But we can top that. Augellin Augellin Che’l tuo amor Segui ogn’hor Dal faggio al pin; E spiegando i bei concenti Vai temprando Col tuo canto i lxndi lamenti. Most likely it was used as part of the festivities for a wedding. Publication of the translation in print or digital formats is expressly forbidden unless permission from the author has been first obtained and acknowledgement of authorship is duly made. And I hope you found a new song for your listening lajdi, too!
There is some very nice improvisation going on here. An interesting thing about the song is that it has no bass part written out at all, not even sketched.
The lyrics are below, and I think they repay a little attention.
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Throughout this period he was compositionally prolific, writing masseslabdiand responsoriesmostly in the seconda pratica style of the early Baroque, a decision which was controversial with some of the more conservative musicians, who thought the prima pratica — the style of Palestrina — more appropriate for sacred music.
It was for the Barberini family that he wrote the work for which augrllin is most famous, Sant’Alessio, inwhich was used to open the Teatro delle Quattro Fontane.
For more translations into English of early music texts, go to: Sanabras delivers the song that way because she is primarily a popular lzndi.