A passacaglia from Roncalli’s work was made famous in Ottorino Respighi’s Ancient Airs and Dances. Unlike much of the music of the later Baroque era. Digital booklet (PDF). Passacaglia. composer. Ludovico Roncalli (fl) · Paul O’Dette (baroque guitar). Download all MP3 £ Download all FLAC. Alternative Names/Transliterations: Ludovico Rancalli ; Ludovico Roncelli ; Count Ludovico Name in Other Languages: Ludovico Roncalli, ルドヴィコ・ロンカッリ.

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He was ordained to the priesthood and died in Bergamo on 25 August The Roncalli family still possess a portrait of him in clerical passacahlia Dell’Ara and Parimbelli A note on the back of the painting reads “Comes Ludovicus Roncalius I.

Count Ludovico Roncalli, graduate in civil and canon law and priest, illustrious donor of his erudition for the promotion of spiritual exercises. Died in the year25th day of August at the age of 59 years and 6 months.

Passacaglia by Lodovico Roncalli by Lodovico Roncalli – Classclef

The portrait is reproduced in Dell’Ara’s article and in the liner notes to the recordings of Jorge Oraison and Giacomo Parimbelli.

A letter written by his brother Francesco to padre Martino is preserved in family archives.


It refers to financial assistance given to Ludovico whilst he was in Rome in His reasons for visiting Rome are unknown but he may have been introduced to musical circles there by Cardinal Pamphilli to whom Capricci armonici is dedicated.

He published a collection of nine suites for five-course baroque guitarCapricci armonici sopra la chitarra spagnola “Harmonic caprices for the Spanish guitar”in It was transcribed into modern notation and arranged for the six-string guitar by Oscar Chilesotti in The last movement of the ninth suite is a passacaglia which was orchestrated by Ottorino Respighi and included in his Ancient Airs and Dances Suite no.

Ludovico Roncalli (1654 – 1713)

Roncalli’s music is a great favorite of guitar enthusiasts, and individual movements frequently appear in guitar method books. Frederick Noadwho compiled an anthology titled The Baroque Guitaras well as other popular instruction books, did not rate the Chilesotti transcription highly, pointing to many omitted embellishments and octave errors relating to the fourth and fifth strings Noad Roncalli probably used a bourdon or low octave string only on the fourth course with the fifth course re-entrant — a method of stringing particularly associated with his compatriot Francesco Corbetta and widely used in the later part of the seventeenth century — e’ bb gg dd’ aa.

Noad did not comment on whether this edition had corrected the deficiencies of the Chilesotti version. Roncalli’s Capricci armonici sopra la chitarra spagnola has been the exclusive subject of several recent recordings. In another recording devoted exclusively to Roncalli’s work was released passacagli the Italian label Tactus.


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The original is available in two facsimile editions, both published in Il Fronimono. Selected and Transcribed by Frederick Noad.

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Capricci armonici sopra la chitarra spagnola … opera prima. Complete facsimile edition with an introduction by Michael Macmeeken reproduced by permission of the British Library. Facsimile edition with a preface by Paolo Paolini.

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