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Palestrina: The Pope And Mercy - Sistine Chapel Choir
Format : 1 CD

Label : DG
Catalog No. : 479613100289
EAN : 0028947961314

Release Date : 07/10/2016

Genre : Classical
Missa Papae Marcelli
Motets: Tu Es Pastor Ovium; O Bone Iesu; Confitemini Domino; Ad Te Levavi Oculos Meos; Benedexisti, Domine; Veritas Mea Et Misericorida Mea; Iubilate Deo; Confirma Hoc, Deus; Ave Maria

Sistine Chapel Choir, Massimo Palombella

Enregistré au Vatican dans l'acoustique même de la Chapelle Sixtine, cette célèbre Messe dédiée au Pape Marcel II (qui ne régna que 3 semaines!) est d'une pureté absolue.

Opgenomen in de Sixtijnse Kapel van het Vaticaan, is deze opname van de bekende Mis gewijd aan paus Marcellus II (die slechts 3 weken regeerde) van een absolute zuiverheid.

   in Choir & Organ (Mar, 2017)
Massimo Palombella has worked wonders with this iconic choir and, alleluia, they sing in tune almost consistently nowadays. Two of the nine thoughtfully selected motets are recorded premieres as is a new critical edition of Missa Papae Marcelli, captured in the Sistine Chapel with tempi dictated by its vast resonance. Phrase-ends tend to driftaway in fragrantly romantic diminuendi and speedier items narrowly escape becom- ing mush, but these colourful individual voices are harnessed in impressive team-work: subtlety, delicacy and elegance abound. It doesn't get more authentic than this in terms of spiritual authority and Italophone vocalisation. ...
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   in Early Music Today (Mar, 2017)
This is the second recording to emerge from the recent partnership between two venerable institutions: the famous ‘yellow label' of DG and the personal choir of the Pope. While last year's ‘Cantate Domino' was more of a taster disc, presenting a mix of Gregorian chant and Renaissance polyphony by composers including Allegri, Lassus and Victoria, this latest album is, as the title suggests, devoted solely to the music of a composer some regard as the ‘saviour' of polyphony – the story being that Palestrina's Missa Papæ Marcelli was the masterpiece that convinced the Catholic Church not to ditch polyphony as part of its Counter-Reformation plans.

That work is, naturally, the focus ...
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