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Cantate Domino [sound recording]
Cantate Domino [sound recording]
2015
Music CDs
"Recorded in the Sistine Chapel, this is the first studio project of its resident choir - the world's oldest - as well as the first such recording the Vatican has ever permitted in this hallowed venue. The Sistine Chapel Choir's liturgically organised programme of ethereal Gregorian chant and inspiring polyphonic settings by Palestrina, Lassus and Allegri (the original of his Miserere, as preserved in the Sistine Codex of 1661) fully reveals its unearthly beauty in the acoustical setting for which most of this music was conceived and where it was originally heard"--Container.
Main title:
Cantate Domino [sound recording] / Sistine Chapel Choir ; conducted by Massimo Palombella.
Imprint:
[Berlin] : Deutsche Grammophon, 2015
Collation:
1 sound disc (CD) + booklet
Notes:
Title from disc label.Compact discProgram notes by Massimo Palombella in Italian with English, French and German translations, and vocal texts with English translations (27 pages : color illustrations) inserted in container.Sung in Latin.
Performers:
Sistine Chapel Choir ; Monsignor Massimo Palombella, conductor.
Contents:
Rorate caeli desuper : Gregorian chant (2:18) -- Ad te levavi / Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina (2:56) -- Magnificat VIII toni / Orlando di Lasso (3:47) -- Lumen ad revelationem gentium (Nunc dimittis) : Gregorian chant (6:16) ; Super flumina Babilonis (3:07) ; Improperium exspectavit cor meum (3:23) / Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina -- Miserere (Sistine Codex of 1661) / Gregorio Allegri (10:12) -- Christus factus est pro nobis : Gregorian chant (2:35) -- Christus factus est pro nobis / Felice Anerio (2:42) -- Popule meus (Improperia) / Tomas Luis de Victoria (3:37) -- Adoramus te, Christe (2:16) ; Sicut cervus (2:43) ; Angelus Domini (2:23) / Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina -- Iubilate Deo / Orlando di Lasso (1:33) -- Constitues eos principes (2:40) ; Tu es Petrus (6:32) / Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina.
Dewey class:
782.522WOR
Language:
Latin
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