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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 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
|Hail! Queen of Heaven|
This recording gathers together twenty-one examples of the extraordinary wealth of choral music inspired by the Virgin Mary, from Gregorian chant to the 20th-century sounds of Gustav Holst, Herbert Howells, Pierre Villette, Igor Stravinsky, Giles ...» More
|Masters of The Royal Chapel, Lisbon|
'Wonderful repertoire almost totally unrepresented before on record' (BBC Music Magazine)
'A first-class production' (Hi Fi World)» More
A new release from Westminster Cathedral Choir which demonstrates the splendours of the liturgy in the season of Lent. Masterworks from the Renaissance—familiar from the choir’s previous award-winning recordings—alternate with Sarum chant and work ...» More
|Santiago a cappella|
'A wonderful collection brilliantly sung. Only Mariam Matrem is a true pilgrim piece, but others (Lobo's Versa est) are a revelation' (BBC Music Magazine)
The Guardian» More
Sacred Music from the Renaissance Era for Celestial and Secular Radio. When Peter Phillips founded The Tallis Scholars in 1973 sacred vocal music from the Renaissance Era was seldom heard on radio. Now it is firmly established as one of the great ...» More
|The Golden Age, Vol. 1 - Europe|
Magnificat's debut album on Linn Records, exploring the music of Palestrina, Josquin and others.» More
|Treasures of the Spanish Renaissance|
These recordings date from the peak of a golden era in the history of this most illustrious of choirs, and have yet to be bettered.» More