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from notes by Peter Phillips © 2005
extrait des notes rédigées par Peter Phillips © 2005
aus dem Begleittext von Peter Phillips © 2005
Deutsch: Viola Scheffel
|Guerrero: Missa Congratulamini mihi & other works|
The main work on this disc is Guerrero’s gloriously sunny and joyful Missa Congratulamini mihi. Based on an Easter motet by Crecquillon (also recorded here), it is full of the voluptuous exuberance of the Paschal season. The five-part textu ...» More
|Guerrero: Missa Surge propera|
Known in his lifetime as 'El cantor de Maria', Guerrero was second only to Victoria in Spanish renaissance music. His Marian motets are celebrated as some of the most beautiful compositions of the period: we include five of the best, including Ave ...» More
|Lighten our Darkness|
The service of Compline has inspired many incredibly beautiful compositions. This collection gathers together eighteen of the many lovely a cappella choral motets written by composers including Byrd, Guerrero, Rachmaninov and Sheppard, to a ...» More