Michelangelo Drawings

Sunday 26 March 2006 13:00-14:00 (Radio 3)

On the opening weekend of the British Museum's new exhibition called Michelangelo Drawings, Catherine Bott continues her discussion with curator Hugo Chapman about the Renaissance genius.

They explore the second half of Michelangelo's life and work, and the programme includes the music of Michelangelo's Italian contemporaries.


1 hour


Carpentras: Lamentations of Jeremiah (excerpts)
A Sei Voce
Musicfrance GCD 199043

Adrian Willaert: Dessus le marche d'Arras
Quante volte diss'io
Ricercar GCD 249294

Josquin Desprez: Pater noster (excerpt)
Hilliard Ensemble
EMI CDC 7499602

Jacques Arcadelt: O felici occhi miei
Capriccio Stravagante
Audivis Astree E8548

Palestrina: Missa Papea Marcelli:
Sanctus and Benedictus
Agnus Dei I & II
The Sixteen / Harry Christophers
Collins Classics 50092

Cipriano de Rore:
Mon petit cueur
Scheit'arbuscel (excerpt) madrigal c.1557
Mia benigna
Huelgas Ensemble
Paul Van Nevel, director
Harmonia Mundi HMC 901760