A lovely disc
This is a lovely disc of early 17th-Century instrumental and vocal music. I sometimes find music of this period a bit of a challenge, but I love this disc.
Boesset was a new composer to me, but I am very glad to have made his acquaintance. He was a court musician and composer whose work is represented here in a variety of moods and in both instrumental and vocal settings. It is beautifully played and sung by members of La Poeme Harmonique, who are a very fine ensemble indeed. They play with an easy virtuosity and produce a simply lovely, rich sound and the singers are uniformly excellent. All bring genuine feeling to each piece and there is never any sense of sameness, which I do sometimes get in programmes from this period.
My suggestion is that you listen to a few samples. If you like what you hear, don't hesitate; this is a beautiful disc, excellently performed and recorded and which I can recommend warmly.