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Track(s) taken from CDH55313

Missa Sancta et immaculata

composer
1566; Paris; 5vv; Liber primus missarum; after Morales's 4vv motet
author of text
Ordinary of the Mass

Westminster Cathedral Choir, James O'Donnell (conductor)
Recording details: March 1997
Westminster Cathedral, London, United Kingdom
Produced by Mark Brown
Engineered by Antony Howell & Julian Millard
Release date: September 1997
Total duration: 29 minutes 56 seconds

Cover artwork: Stained glass window depicting the Annunciation in Seville Cathedral (1534) by Arnao de Vergara (?-?)
 
1
Kyrie  [4'29]
2
Gloria  [5'53]
3
Credo  [9'16]
4
Sanctus  [3'41]
5
Benedictus  [3'01]
6
Agnus Dei  [3'36]

Reviews

'Exhilarating, full of variety, and spiritually uplifting. Westminster Cathedral Choir are on their very best form, incisive and thrilling. Very highly recommended' (Gramophone)

'The music and performances on this disc defy superlatives—just go out and buy it!' (Early Music Today)

'Spellbinding: a really magnificent achievement' (Goldberg)
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