Performers: Gundula Anders (soprano), Mona Spägele (soprano), David Cordier (alto), Andreas Scholl (alto), Wilfried Jochens (tenor), Nico van der Meel (tenor), Harry van der Kamp (bass), Frederick Martin (bass), Anette Sichelschmidt (violin), Ghislaine Wauters (violin, viola), Roland Wilson (cornet), Hans-Peter Westermann (cornet), Yuji Fujimoto (sackbuts), Detlef Reimers (sackbut), Peter Sommer (sackbut), Henning Plumeyer (sackbut), Christoph Lehmann (organ, spinet), Stephen Stubbs (chitarrone), Lee Santana (chitarrone, lute), Hartwig Groth (violone), Hartwig Groth (double bass), Bernhard Junghänel (bass dulcian)
Playing time: 76'
Recording date: November 1992
These Monteverdi motets are taken from his rather motley collection Selva morale e spirituale (1641), containing pieces in many styles and written throughout his career.
The instrumental pieces of Giovanni Picchi (1572-1643) are taken from his Canzoni da sonar (1625).
A couple of recordings by the present ensemble devoted entirely to similar instrumental music:
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