Monteverdi http://whqr.org en Music Review: L'Arpeggiata preforms Montiverdi's Vespers of the Blessed Virgin http://whqr.org/post/music-review-larpeggiata-preforms-montiverdis-vespers-blessed-virgin <p>Nothing is more triumphant than the opening phrase of the Vespers of the Blessed Virgin, in the first piece Domine Ad Adiuvandum.&nbsp; Monteverdi surpasses Bach and Handel with his very first church piece, Vespers of the Blessed Virgin is a marvel of Baroque composition.</p> Thu, 16 Aug 2012 16:00:00 +0000 Elise Seifert 19460 at http://whqr.org Music Review: L'Arpeggiata preforms Montiverdi's Vespers of the Blessed Virgin