Palestrina, G P da - Offertoria - Choir of Trinity College, Cambridge (The)

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Few composers of the sixteenth century have attracted such myths about their output as Giovanni Pierluigi da
Palestrina. For many, Palestrina was the epitome of Roman Catholic music: ‘a genius whose works breathes divine
harmony, and enable us to sing in a style so truly sublime the praises of our Maker.’

With performances by the Choir of Trinity College, Cambridge, this recording concentrates on the offertories from
Advent Sunday to Trinity Sunday, taken from Offertoria totius anni secundum Sanctae Romanae Ecclesiae
consuetudinem, published in 1593. Palestrina’s reverence for the liturgical role of music is expressed throughout
his oeuvre and induces a sense of awe in the listener. These exquisite performances reveal the highly controlled
polyphony for which Palestrina is so famous. The motets epitomise his restrained compositional style, features of
which are the use of carefully prepared dissonance and discrete word painting.

The choir of Trinity College performs these absolute gems with conviction, integrity and tranquil beauty, making
the disc a welcome addition to the catalogue.
Artikelnummer CHAN0732
Streckkod 0095115073223
Utgivningsdatum 2007-02-14
Kategori Kör
Skivbolag Chandos / Chaconne
Enhet CD
Antal enheter 1
Artister Choir of Trinity College, Cambridge (The)
Kompositörer Palestrina, G P da
Disk: 1
1 Ad te levavi
2 Deus tu conversus
3 Benedixisti, DOmine
4 Ave Maria
5 Deus enim firmavit
6 Jubilate Deo omnis terra
7 Jubilate Deo universa terra
8 Dextera Domini
9 Bonum est confiteri
10 Perfice gressus meos
11 Benedictus es Domine
12 Scapulis suis
13 Meditabor in mandatis tuis
14 Justitiæ Domini rectae
15 Laudate Dominum
16 Confitebot tibi Domine
17 Improperium expectavit
18 Terra tremuit
19 Angelus Domini
20 Deus, Deus meus
21 Lauda anima mea
22 Benedicite gentes
23 Ascendit Deus
24 Confirma hoc, Deus
25 Benedictus sit Deus
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