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Hyperion Records

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The Resurrection (c1463) by Piero della Francesa (c1415-1492)
Pinacoteca, Sansepolcro, Italy / Bridgeman Art Library, London
Track(s) taken from CDA67978
Recording details: June 2012
The Church of St Michael and All Angels, Summertown, Oxford, United Kingdom
Produced by Antony Pitts
Engineered by Justin Lowe
Release date: April 2013
Total duration: 2 minutes 56 seconds

Benedicite gentes
5vv; published in Rome in 1593 by Francesco Coattino as part of a cycle of polyphonic Offertories; H ix, 84, C xvii, 115
author of text
Psalm 65 (66): 8-9, 20

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Benedicite gentes begins calmly before raising the temperature for the homophonic ‘Benedictus Dominus’ (‘Blessed be the Lord’).

from notes by Stephen Rice © 2013

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