Domenico Mazzocchi (1592-1665)

Mazzocchi wrote many songs, setting verses written by members of the Roman aristocratic literary circles with whom was connected. Typical published works are his Musiche Sacre e Morali of 1640 and Dialoghi e Sonetti of 1638.


VC 1

Folle cor

Breve è la vita nostra

Aria a tre soprani

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Maz 1

Three songs for solo Bass

Sonetto: Cura, che di timor ti nutri.
Ottave: Padre del ciel.
Sonetto: Corre con piede di sonoro argento.

for bass (D-d') and bc

Price: £ 6.50

Ottave and Sonetti

These delightful pieces are from Mazzocchi's Musiche Sacre e Morali of 1640 and Dialoghi e Sonetti of 1638. The verses were contributed by several members of the Roman aristocracy.

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VC 2

Piangete occhi, piangete

Dovemo piangere la Passione di NS

Recitativo a 2 soprani

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Maz 3

Battaglia per espugnare Amore

Guerra, Guerra immortal

for 2 sopranos (d'-g''), bass(F-d') and bc

Price: £ 6.90

Concerto à Tre

This amusing and dramatic piece, is from his Musiche Sacre e Morali of 1640

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VC 3

Signor non sotto l'ombra

Eccitamento a la Virtù

Ottava a 2 soprani

Price: £ 5.00
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VC 4

Cangia mio cor

Si dee fuggite il diletto dannoso

Aria a 2 soprani

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VC 5

Colombella, che di latte

Sopra Maria, e Giesù

Aria a 2 soprani

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