The Lion of Scotland: Cantatas by John Clerk of Penicuik (1998)
Catherine Bott, soprano; Concerto Caledonia
EAC | FLAC | Image (Cue&Log) ~ 305 Mb | Mp3 (CBR320) ~ 158 Mb | Artwork included
Classical, Vocal | Label: Hyperion | # CDA67007 | Time: 01:08:39
This is the first recording of any of Clerk's cantatas which are among the finest contributions to baroque music from these islands from a man of great cultural significance and with a crucial place in the history of Scottish culture. Clerk studied in Rome under Corelli and Pasquini and was also a lawyer, judge, amateur architect, artist, poet and landscape gardener.