View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the CD release of "Teatro D'Amore" on Discogs. Wonderful collection of Monteverdi's secular music performed by Christina Pluhar's peerless ensemble, offering the occasional jazzy modern twist in syncopation/. Philippe Jaroussky (counter-tenor), Nuria Rial (soprano) · L'Arpeggiata · Christina Pluhar · Recorded: · Recording Venue: August , la Vredenburg. Monteverdi: Teatro d'Amore. Christina Pluhar & L'Arpeggiata · Claudio Monteverdi. 12 January Available as. Listen to Monteverdi: Teatro d'amore on Spotify. Claudio Monteverdi · Album · · 16 songs. A warning to purists: there's little in the packaging of this CD to indicate the interpretive freedom with which the ensemble, l'Arpeggiata led by Christina. I wonder who this enjoyable recital is aimed at. Christina Pluhar takes enough liberties to annoy anyone who would prefer to listen to Monteverdi plain. Director, Christina Pluhar, devotes much of the space to discussing Monteverdi's use of ostinato and walking basses, which is fine if you. Monteverdi Teatro D'Amore: Christina Pluhar L'arpeggiata. Reviewed by Catherine Koerner, Readings Hawthorn. 5 May I first heard one sublime track from. For her first disc on Virgin, Christina Pluhar delivers the goods: she remains at of popular genres and art music, in this case courtesy of Monteverdi.