MONTEVERDI: Sacred Vocal Music

Su le penne de' venti Prologue to the sacred drama La Maddalena [2'08]
Confitebor tibi, Domine Secondo a 3 voci concertato con due violini [5'40]
Iste confessor Domini sacratus Himnus Commune Confessorum [2'40]
Laudate Dominum, o omnes gentes a basso solo [2'45]
Confitebor tibi, Domine a due voce con due violini [8'06]
Confitebor tibi, Domine Terzo alla francesca [5'53]
Ab aeterno ordinata sum Motetto a voce sola in basso [6'00]
Nisi Dominus aedificaverit domum a tre voci, e due violini [6'58]
Deus tuorum militum sors et corona Himnus unius Martyris [2'07]
EMMA KIRKBY soprano, IAN PARTRIDGE tenor
DAVID THOMAS bass THE PARLEY OF INSTRUMENTS,directed by ROY GOODMAN and PETER HOLMAMusic of exhilarating inspiration, superbly performed. A recording as near as may be to the ideal … a very remarkable recording indeed. For audiophile and music-lovers, this is essential' (Hi Fi News)