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Track(s) taken from CDA66073

Missa Albanus

composer
5vv; based on a short extract from a plainchant antiphon for St Alban
author of text
Ordinary of the Mass

The Sixteen, Harry Christophers (conductor)
Recording details: September 1982
St Jude-on-the-Hill, Hampstead Garden Suburb, London, United Kingdom
Produced by Andrew Keener
Engineered by Mark Sutton
Release date: May 1988
Total duration: 37 minutes 39 seconds

Cover artwork: Ripon Cathedral, Yorkshire.
 
1
Gloria  [9'09]
2
Credo  [9'30]
3
Sanctus and Benedictus  [9'50]
4
Agnus Dei  [9'10]

Reviews

'Superb' (Gramophone)

'This mass by Fayrfax should attract attention by its very beauty, which could hardly be better displayed than it is here' (BBC Record Review)

'A major addition to the recorded repertory' (The Times)

'A thrilling work … a fine and, to some of us at least, essential disc' (Hi-Fi News)

Other albums featuring this work

The Sixteen & The Golden Age of Polyphony
CDS44401/1010CDs Boxed set (at a special price)
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