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Regina caeli a 8

Guerrero wrote two settings of this joyful Antiphon. In an intimate four-part version he used the local Spanish chant melody, but he produced the present grand eight-part one using the Roman melody, well known throughout Christendom. This came out in the Liber Vesperarum of 1584.

from notes by Bruno Turner ę 1999

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Details for CDA66168 track 6
Recording date
3 July 1985
Recording venue
Westminster Cathedral, London, United Kingdom
Recording producer
Mark Brown
Recording engineer
Antony Howell
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  1. Treasures of the Spanish Renaissance (CDA66168)
    Disc 1 Track 6
    Release date: December 1986
    Deletion date: May 2010
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