But opting out of some of these cookies may have an effect on your browsing experience.Necessary cookies are absolutely essential for the website to function properly. Buy a CD or Vinyl record and get 90 days free Amazon Music UnlimitedThis shopping feature will continue to load items when the Enter key is pressed. Music of the Spheres: Part Songs of the British Isles You could hardly believe it emanated from mortal throats.

Performance: **** Recording: ***** 'Sumptuous performances, and perfectly judged sound.'

What we heard were the four movements of the Gloria Tibi Trinitas Mass by the early 16th century English composer Tenebbrae Taverner, alongside three motets in praise of the Virgin by the somewhat later Italian composer Carlo Gesualdo.The Gesualdo pieces, with their aromatic harmonies and overtly expressive ambience, were the Roquefort.







It was the final wonder in a Prom that was full of them.

Music of the Spheres: Part Songs of the British Isles Formally they are indeed responsories; but Gesualdo, proceeding as he does by idea, shifting constantly in the local service of the words, and laying particular emphasis on the pathetic and the harrowing elements in his texts, is ttenebrae really interested in continuity, and it renebrae because of this that his settings are, in the final analysis, so inherently unmusical.Set beside this composer’s outpourings of passion, contemparary settings of these same texts by Palestrina, Lassus and especially Victoria appears all the more dignified and enduring. These cookies do not store any personal information. Dec 5 2012 space: gesualdo libro quinto.






In order to navigate out of this carousel please use your heading shortcut key to navigate to the next or previous heading.This shopping feature will continue to load items when the Enter key is pressed. Nevertheless, it’s the very condition of being weird that guarantees performances to Gesualdo’s Tenebrae Responsories. Missa Pastores quidnam vidistis.This website uses cookies to improve your experience while you navigate through the website.

Victoria: Tenebrae Responsories

75. Even here, though, Gesualdo declares himself to be no slave to modesty or economy.These pieces too are heavily over-written. All rights reserved.





Performance: **** Recording: ***** 'Sumptuous performances, and perfectly judged sound.'

BBC Music Magazine Award winning choir Tenebrae return to disc on Signum under the expert direction Nigel Short with a sumptuous album of Carols, Hymns and other celebratory works for Christmas. Gramophone, 1 December Gesualdo cPrince of Venosa, is well known as the arch-chromaticist not to mention wife-murderer of the late Renaissance. Gesualdo. The Hilliard Ensemble, Carlo Gesualdo – Gesualdo: Tenebrae – Music.

British vocal ensemble Tenebrae gives a special performance filmed under the extraordinary conditions of the 2020 Covid-19 pandemic. They have been recorded twice before, once by a full choir, once by solo voices. Please try againSorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try againSorry, we failed to record your vote.
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