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Choral Music - Music from the Eton Choirbook (Tonus Peregrinus, Pitts)

    






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Choral Music - Music from the Eton Choirbook (Tonus Peregrinus, Pitts)

The Eton Choirbook is a giant 500 year-old manuscript from Eton College Chapel, and one of the greatest surviving glories of pre-Reformation England. This recording features the earliest polyphonic Passion by a named composer, two heartrending motets for five and six voices, two thrilling settings of the Magnificat, and an extraordinary canon in 13 parts, Jesus autem transiens. The ensemble TONUS PEREGRINUS has been widely acclaimed, not least for its “richly sung and very well recorded” programme of Orlando Gibbons, L’Estrange, and Pitts. (The Penguin Guide on 8.557681)


Lambe, Walter

  Nesciens mater
1.   Nesciens mater 00:06:05

Monk of Stratford, William
Bible - New Testament, lyricist(s)

  Magnificat
2.   Magnificat 00:14:44

  Nesciens mater (Sarum chant)
3.   Nesciens mater (Sarum chant) 00:00:47

Davy, Richard
Bible - New Testament, lyricist(s)

  Passio Domini
4.   Passio Domini 00:21:21

Browne, John

  Stabat Mater
5.   Stabat Mater 00:16:14

Kellyk, Hugh
Bible - New Testament, lyricist(s)

  Magnificat
6.   Magnificat 00:13:53

Wilkinson, Robert

  Jesus autem transiens - Credo in Deum
7.   Jesus autem transiens - Credo in Deum 00:05:57

Total Playing Time: 01:19:01






Composer(s):
Browne, John; Davy, Richard; Kellyk, Hugh; Lambe, Walter; Monk of Stratford, William; Wilkinson, Robert

Lyricist(s):
Bible - New Testament

Conductor(s):
Pitts, Antony

Choir(s):
Tonus Peregrinus

Label: Naxos

Series: Early Music Collection

Genre: Choral - Sacred

Period: Renaissance

Catalogue No: 8.572840

Barcode: 747313284078

Physical Release: 08/2012

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