Monteverdi, Vespro della Beata Vergine (Vespers 1610) (2 CD)

Monteverdi, Vespro della Beata Vergine (Vespers 1610) (2 CD) New College Choir Oxford

Audio CD (01 Jul 2009)

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Publisher's Synopsis

...time and again I find myself coming back to this recording for its natural, unforced elegance and its finely controlled instrumental playing. Simon Heighes, BBC Building a Library, Dec 2010

Track Listing Claudio Monteverdi

Disc 1
1 Domine ad adjuvandum
2 Dixit Dominus
3 Nigra sum (voce sola)
4 Laudate pueri (a 8)
5 Pulchra es (a due voci)
6 Laetatus sum (a 6 voci)
7 Duo seraphim (tribus vocibus)
8 Nisi Dominus (a 10)
9 Audi coelum (sex vocibus)
10 Lauda Jerusalem (a 7)

Disc 2
1 Sonata à 8 (sopra Sancta Maria ora pro nobis)
2 Ave maris stella (hymnus à 8)
3 Magnificat (septem vocibus & sex instrumentis)
4 Et exultavit (a 3 voci)
5 Quia respexit
6 Quia fecit (a 3 voci & doi instrumenti)
7 Et misericordia (a 6 voci sole in dialogo)
8 Fecit potentiam (ad una voce & tre instrumenti)
9 Deposuit
10 Esurientes (a 2 voci & 4 instrumenti)
11 Suscepit Israel (a tre voci)
12 Sicut locutus (ad una voce sola, sex instrumenti in dialogo)
13 Gloria Patri (a tre voci)
14 Sicut erat (tutti gli instrumenti & voci & va cantato & sonato)

Total Playing time: 57'30" (Disc 1); 33'02'' (Disc 2); 90'32'' (Total)
Recorded in St Michael's Church, Summertown, Oxford, July 2009
Released October 2010 as part of the Novum label launch
Novum: NCR 1382

Book information

ISBN: 610074286004
Publisher: Novum
Pub date:
Weight: 150g
Height: 125mm
Width: 142mm
Spine width: 20mm