20TH-CENTURY CHORAL MASTERPIECES

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20TH-CENTURY CHORAL
MASTERPIECES

Samuel Barber · Maurice Duruflé
Henryk Górecki · György Ligeti
Olivier Messiaen · Arvo Pärt
John Tavener
The Sixteen · Harry Christophers
Gabrieli Consort · Paul McCreesh
Int. Release 01 Jan. 2013
1 CD / Download
0289 478 4230 9 CD ADD/DDD GB
Virtuoso


Track List

Arvo Pärt (1935 - )
The Sixteen, Harry Christophers

Henryk Górecki (1933 - )
Gabrieli Consort

György Ligeti (1923 - 2006)
Modern chorusmusic

Helmut Franz, Chor des Norddeutschen Rundfunks

Olivier Messiaen (1908 - 1992)
Myung Whun Chung, Coro dell'Accademia Nazionale Di Santa Cecilia

Maurice Duruflé (1902 - 1986)
Quatre Motets, Op.10

Choir Of St. John's College, Cambridge, George Guest

John Tavener (1944 - 2013)
10.
0:00
3:35

The Choir of the Temple Church, Stephen Layton

Gabrieli Consort, Paul McCreesh

Samuel Barber (1910 - 1981)
14.
0:00
8:04

Joyful Company Of Singers, Peter Broadbent

Total Playing Time 1:14:28

A batch of 20th-century choral masterpieces, in authoritative performances featuring some of Britain's best choirs. Pärt's "De profundis" and Ligeti's "Lux aeterna" are haunting.