Salvator mundi II

5vv ATTBarB; Cantiones, quae ab argumento sacrae vocantur, 1575
author of text
Antiphon for Matins on the Feast of the Exaltation of the Cross

Salvator mundi, from the Cantiones sacrae of 1575, uses a canon at the lower octave between the superius and tenor. This is the second of two settings of this text by Tallis.

from notes by Andrew Carwood © 2015

Salvator mundi utilise un canon simple, à l’octave inférieure, entre le superius et le tenor. C’est ici la seconde fois que Tallis met ce texte en musique.

extrait des notes rédigées par Andrew Carwood © 2015
Français: Hypérion

In Salvator mundi wird ein Kanon verwendet, nämlich in der Unteroktave und zwischen der Superius- und der Tenor-Stimme. Es ist dies die zweite von zwei Vertonungen dieses Texts von Tallis.

aus dem Begleittext von Andrew Carwood © 2014
Deutsch: Viola Scheffel


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Recording date
7 July 1989
Recording venue
Winchester Cathedral, United Kingdom
Recording producer
Mark Brown
Recording engineer
Antony Howell
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  1. Tallis: Spem in alium & other choral works (CDA30024)
    Disc 1 Track 5
    Release date: October 2010
    Hyperion 30th Anniversary series
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