Hilda Paredes (1957)

Si dolce è 'l tormento (2015)

orchestration of Monteverdi's madrigal, for countertenor, harpsichord, theorbo, two violins and cello


  • General information
    • Composition date: 2015
    • Duration: 5 mn
    • Commission: Jake Arditti
Detailed formation
  • soloist: countertenor
  • harpsichord, theorbo, 2 violins, cello

Premiere information

  • Date: 25 February 2015

    Royaume-Uni, University of Leeds, School of Music, Clothworkers Centenary Concert Hall


    Jake Arditti, contreténor ; Bojan Cicic, Kinga Ujszászi, violons ; Jon Rees, violoncelle ; Alex McCartney, théorbe ; Christopher Bucknall, direction et clavecin