FOLGER CONSORT

Robert Eisenstein Christopher Kendall
Artistic Directors

FLORENCE: CHRISTMAS MUSIC OF THE TRECENTO

with Christa Patton, Mark Rimple, Mary Springfels, and TRIO EOS.

December 14-23, 2012

Altissima luce col grande splendore
La manfredina/la rota instruments
Puer natus

Benedicamus Domino
Gloria Rosetta instruments -- Antonio Zacara da Teramo
Gloria -- Johannes Ciconia

Cominciamento di gioia instruments
Verbum bonum et suave
Salterello instruments
Gloria ad ogni vento

Da ciel venne meso novello
Salterello instruments
Christo è nato

INTERMISSION

Ghaetta instruments

Kyrie Rondello
Benedicamus instruments
Sanctus -- Mediolano

Ave Maria, gratia plena
Ave maris stella instruments
O Maria virgo/O maria maris stella

Nova stella aparita
Trotto instruments
Benedicamus instruments -- Paolo Tenorista da Firenze
Gloria in cielo e pace in terra

Unless otherwise noted, all compositions are anonymous.