London, Circa 1700 – Purcell & his generation
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Genre Baroque music
Release date 11 janvier 2019Download the booklet
At the end of the seventeenth century. London became a city full of promise, the stuff that dreams were made of: theatres and concerts were packed every night and the music publishing market was flourishing. This great European capital at the height of its economic expansion was extremely attractive to the foreign musicians who settled there in large numbers. It provided a most favorable finale flowering of the English tradition and by the latest European innovations.