Madrigali guerrieri e amorosi

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Madrigali guerrieri e amorosi (Madrigals of love and war). Monteverdi's 8th book of madrigals, 1638, which contains 58 items, some purely instr., some for 8 vv. with 2 vn. and basso continuo. Contains whole of Il ballo delle ingrate, also separate extracts from it, and whole of Il combattimento di Tancredi e Clorinda, with separate extracts from it.