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from notes by Peter Phillips © 1997
extrait des notes rédigées par Peter Phillips © 1997
aus dem Begleittext von Peter Phillips © 1997
Deutsch: Anne Steeb/Bernd Müller
|Lobo: Missa Maria Magdalene|
Alonso Lobo is perhaps best known now for his consummate motet Versa est in luctum though in his lifetime he was respected as the equal of the great Victoria himself. This album includes all seven of Lobo's motets as published in 1602 and one of h ...» More
"From the split second that the opening Requiem aeternam chant is heard, every listener is inevitably transported. It is a classic instance of the power of music to communicate without reserve." (Peter Phillips)
A specially priced selectio ...» 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