Biber Rosenkranz

H.I.F. Biber: Rosenkranz-Sonaten - Mystery Sonatas -- Reinhard Goebel

H.I.F. Biber: Rosenkranz-Sonaten - Mystery Sonatas – Reinhard Goebel
EAC | FLAC IMG+CUE+LOG (277 MB + 321 MB) | Complete HQ Scans (41 MB) | 2CD | MU-RS-MultiUpload
Classical: Baroque | Archiv Produktion 431 656-2 | 1991 (rec. 1990)

Heinrich Ignaz Franz Biber - Rosenkranz-Sonaten  

Posted by alekhno at March 27, 2008
Heinrich Ignaz Franz Biber - Rosenkranz-Sonaten

Heinrich Ignaz Franz Biber - XV Rosenkranz-Sonaten
Classical | APE CUE | 2 CD | Covers | 590 Mb
Musica Antiqua Köln

Heinrich Ignaz Franz Biber - Rosenkranz-Sonaten  

Posted by Bibixy at Jan. 18, 2008
Heinrich Ignaz Franz Biber - Rosenkranz-Sonaten

Heinrich Ignaz Franz Biber - Rosenkranz-Sonaten
16 tracks | MP3 192 Kbps | 2 RARs (77+86Mb)
Heinrich Ignaz Franz von Biber - Sonate del Rosario per violino e basso continuo

Heinrich Ignaz Franz von Biber - Sonate del Rosario per violino e basso continuo (Rosenkranz-Sonaten, Rosary Sonatas)
EAC Rip | FLAC + CUE + LOG 641 MB | Complete Scans 19 MB
Label: Paragon | Catalog Number: AM 205-2 | Recorded: 2005-2006 | Released: 2006
Le Bizzarrie Armoniche (on period instruments) - Riccardo Minasi (violin)

Biber's so-called "Mystery Sonatas" are among the most alluring, meditative, virtuostic and amazingly beautiful compositions ever written for the violin. The depth of emotive effects and degree of virtusosity immediately catch the attention of the listener and draws one into their mysteries (of the lives of Christ and the Virgin Mary). In addition to the "standard" harpsichord and/or theorbo continuo, these sonatas also add deeply-resonant organ bass pedal-points that create a powerful and alluring backdrop for the drama of the soloist to unfold…
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Igor Ruhadze & Ensemble Violini Capricciosi - Biber: Mystery Sonatas (2017)

Igor Ruhadze & Ensemble Violini Capricciosi - Biber: Mystery Sonatas
EAC Rip | FLAC (tracks)+cue, scans | 304:31 min | 1.52 GB
Label: Brilliant Classics - BC 95291 | Tracks: 30 | Rls.date: 2017
Classical, Baroque, Violin

This album is the first recording of the complete violin sonatas by Ignaz Franz von Biber. The violin sonatas of Heinrich Ignaz Franz von Biber (1644-1704) have come to represent the pinnacle of seventeenth-century violin playing and composition due to their inventiveness and technical difficulty. Biber is especially known for his extensive use of scordatura, the practice of retuning the violin strings of different pitches than those normally used. This music is played with full technical command and imagination by Igor Ruhadze and his Ensemble I Violini Capricciosi, consisting of cello, theorbo, organ and harpsichord. These artists gained international recognition for their staggering recording of the complete works by Pietro Antonio Locatelli.
Vaughan Jones - Vilsmaÿr, Pisendel, Biber: Works for Solo Violin (2015)

Vaughan Jones - Vilsmaÿr, Pisendel, Biber: Works for Solo Violin (2015)
EAC | FLAC (image+.cue, log) | Covers + Digital Booklet | 01:58:09 | 651 MB
Genre: Classical | Label: First Hand Records | Catalog: FHR38

Violinist Vaughan Jones brings us a fascinating collection of 18th century solo works. Three hundred years after their first publication, Austrian composer Johann Joseph Vilsmayr's Six Partitas for Solo Violin are recorded here in their entirety for the first time. Johann Georg Pisendel was a famous Baroque violinist and composer. His fiendishly difficult Violin Sonata is an unpredictable, tempestuous and capricious work, showing great scope and ambition. To round out the recording, Jones plays the famous Passacaglia by Biber - a somber, moving work and a perfect end to this noteworthy set.
Ariadne Daskalakis, Ensemble Vintage Köln - Biber - The Rosary Sonatas (2015)

Ariadne Daskalakis, Ensemble Vintage Köln - Biber - The Rosary Sonatas (2015)
EAC | FLAC (image+.cue, log) | Covers + Digital Booklet | 02:12:30 | 768 MB
Genre: Classical | Label: BIS | Catalog: BIS-SACD-2096

Biber's 'Rosary Sonatas' for violin and basso continuo stand alone in the violin literature and in music history, offering a unique combination of programmatic material and the use of scordatura. The cycle consists of fifteen sonatas for violin and basso continuo, and a closing Passacaglia for solo violin, composed c.1687. Through the copper engravings inserted at the head of each sonata in the manuscript depicting key moments in the lives of Christ and the Virgin Mary, the music has become associated with the Catholic Mysteries of the Rosary.

Ricercar Consort - Biber: Imitation (2016) {Mirare}  Music

Posted by shamanicus at Jan. 4, 2017
Ricercar Consort - Biber: Imitation (2016) {Mirare}

Ricercar Consort - Biber: Imitation (2016)
EAC Rip | FLAC with CUE and log | covers+booklet | 446 mb
Classical, Baroque | Label: Mirare (MIR302)

At the end of the Thirty Years War, the support of the Viennese Imperial Court allowed the emergence of an extraordinarily talented generation of musicians speaking with virtuosity, humour and depth. Schmelzer, Biber and Kerll were at the forefront. For Carnival festivities where music has pride of place they regale us with earthy works that mimic the sounds of nature and everyday life. They also had to meet the taste of Emperor Leopold I, who particularly appreciated imitative counterpoint, and for whom they composed these sonatas which have the power to elevate the soul and spirit.

Ricercar Consort - Biber: Imitation (2016) [TR24][OF]  Vinyl & HR

Posted by SERTiL at Nov. 17, 2016
Ricercar Consort - Biber: Imitation (2016) [TR24][OF]

Ricercar Consort - Biber: Imitation
Classical | FLAC (tracks) 24-bit/96 kHz | 69:22 min | 1.48 GB | Front Cover
Label: Mirare (MIR302) | Tracks: 09 | Rls.date: 2016

At the end of the Thirty Years War, the support of the Viennese Imperial Court allowed the emergence of an extraordinarily talented generation of musicians speaking with virtuosity, humour and depth. Schmelzer, Biber and Kerll were at the forefront. For Carnival festivities where music has pride of place they regale us with earthy works that mimic the sounds of nature and everyday life. They also had to meet the taste of Emperor Leopold I, who particularly appreciated imitative counterpoint, and for whom they composed these sonatas which have the power to elevate the soul and spirit.

Veiled Allusions - Rosenkranz (2002)  Music

Posted by v3122 at Jan. 30, 2016
Veiled Allusions - Rosenkranz (2002)

Veiled Allusions - Rosenkranz (2002)
EAC | Flac(Image) + Cue + Log & MP3 CBR 320Kbps
Dragon Flight Recordings, DFR012 | ~ 218 or 152 Mb | Scans Included
Industrial / Experimental / Ambient

This album produces some superb soundscapes with unique percussion patterns. Veiled Allusions is the product of Karsten Hamre of Arcane Art (with which this bares some resemblance), Penitent and Dense Vision Shrine. The rhythms here are clear and distinct permeated with subtle perpetual and cavernous drone…