Bjarte EIKE & Barokksolistene: The Image of Melancholy – BIS
Bjarte EIKE & Barokksolistene: The Image of Melancholy – BIS SACD 2057, 66:28 (1/28/14) ****½: The rambunctious leader of the ale-house gang turns melancholic and leads his troupe on an investigation through folk and Elizabethan idioms to finds the beauty at the heart of sorrow. (Bjarte Eike; violin/ Berit Norbakken Solset; soprano/ Jon Balke; organ […]
Bjarte EIKE & Barokksolistene – The Alehouse Sessions – Rubicon
A playful tribute to the engaging world of 17th-century English tavern music infused with jazz and folk music elements.