, November 2011
There is something enchanting about this disc that opens it up to a wider circle of listeners… Philip Spray, music director of the Indianapolis-based Musik Ekklesia, has done a lot of research in tracking the travels of familiar chorale texts and…has resurrected a good many examples of cross-fertilisation that make for a thoroughly appealing sequence.
The American soloists and chorus, drilled by diction coaches, sound like they’re at ease with the languages and sing with fluency and clarity.
This is a disc with intriguing slants on music that we may know from elsewhere and in other manifestations…
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