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Track(s) taken from CDH55053

Mater Christi sanctissima

composer
author of text
Marian Antiphon

The Sixteen, Harry Christophers (conductor)
Recording details: December 1992
St Jude-on-the-Hill, Hampstead Garden Suburb, London, United Kingdom
Produced by Mark Brown
Engineered by Antony Howell
Release date: October 1993
Total duration: 7 minutes 21 seconds

Cover artwork: The Virgin and the Fountain by Jan van Eyck (c1389-1441)
 
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Mater Christi sanctissima  [7'21]

Reviews

'These reissues epitomise the qualities that make The Sixteen one of Britain's outstanding choral groups: distilled purity of sound: impeccable ensemble and intonation; long-breathed lines. Harry Christophers takes an introspective view of Taverner's monumental Missa Gloria tibi Trinitas, producing a performance of untrammelled serenity.' (BBC Music Magazine)

'Marvellous music … well worth reissuing' (Early Music Review)

Other albums featuring this work

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