Designated hitter David Ortiz was instrumental in the Red Sox winning the World Series last week, and 16th-century composer Diego Ortiz was instrumental in, well, instrumental performance. Ensemble Caprice plays music by Ortiz and Vivaldi on this week’s podcast.
Diego Ortiz: Recercada primera
Antonio Vivaldi: Triosonata Op. 1, No. 12, "La Follia"
Ensemble Caprice: Mathias Maute and Sophie Larivière, recorders; David Jacques, baroque guitar.
Recorded at WGBH’s Fraser Performance Studio on April 24, 2008.
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