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Track(s) taken from CDH55313

Magnificat septimi toni

composer
1584; Liber Vesperarum; 4vv; alternatim chant verses after Juan Bermudo (1555) and Luys de Villafranca (1565)
author of text
Luke 1: 46-55

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: 7 minutes 33 seconds

Cover artwork: Stained glass window depicting the Annunciation in Seville Cathedral (1534) by Arnao de Vergara (?-?)
 
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Magnificat septimi toni  [7'33]

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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