Udite, Amanti: Lovers, Beware! - Music from the seventeenth-century Barberini courts.
Music from the Council of Contance convened 600 years ago, plus a celebration of the 300th birth anniversaries of three composers born in 1714.
Two releases of Monteverdi's opera L'Orfeo, a new one performed by Music from Aston Magna and a classic one with the New London Consort.
Loud music, a musician in love, a turn for the worst, lots of good friends, and an alternate ending? It's Monteverdi's L'Orfeo.