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PALESTRINA: Missa Sine Nomine / Missa L'Homme Arme / Motets


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Palestrina wrote 104 masses, 43 of which were published in his own lifetime, and all but two composed in the last 40 years of his life.



While the famous Missa Papae Marcelli was a rather radical composition, the majority of Palestrina's masses were of a more conventional nature. Very often, they were modelled on the works of composers which had preceded him, though they were normally elaborations on the models from his counterparts.



The two major works on this disc, are both in six conventional sections, the Missa L'Homme Armé, having been composed in around 1582, with the Missa Sine nomine, two years later. They are therefore from the latter years, though dates of composition are to say the least, somewhat blurred. He was even more prolific with his motets, with 177 published between 1563 and 1584, and a further 72 published after his death. Most are quite short, but of their type, are short masterpieces.



The edition, which could be described as \pop" Palestrina, makes an ideal introduction to his music, and it is superbly performed by the group from Bologna, in a recording made in Verona, during October 1995.

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Facts
Item number 8553314
Barcode 730099431422
Release date 01/01/2000
Category Choral Music | Classical Music
Label Naxos Classics | Naxos Records
Media type CD
Number of units 1
Performers
Composers Palestrina, Giovanni Pierluigi da
Conductors Vartolo, Sergio
Orchestras San Petronio Cappella Musicale Soloists
Producers Melloncelli, Silvia
Disc: 1
Motet: Peccantem me quotidie
1 Motet: Peccantem me quotidie
2 Kyrie
3 Gloria
4 Credo
5 Sanctus
6 Agnus Dei I
7 Agnus Dei II
8 Motet: Sicut cervus
9 Kyrie
10 Gloria
11 Credo
12 Sanctus
13 Agnus Dei I
14 Agnus Dei II
15 Motet: Super flumina Babylonis
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