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Enlightenment A Cappella / St. Martin's Chamber Choir


Release Date: 04/06/2010 
Label:  St. Martin's Chamber Choir   Catalog #: 012  
Composer:  Wolfgang Amadeus MozartSamuel ArnoldJohn BlowGottfried August Homilius,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Martin's Chamber Choir
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

St. Martin's newest recording, Enlightenment A Cappella, is a fascinating collection of seldom-heard unaccompanied works from the 18th century, when most choral music employed basso continuo. This musical tour of Europe features music by Doles, Graun, Kuhnau, Pitoni, Blow, Mozart and many others. St. Martin's newest recording, Enlightenment A Cappella, is a fascinating collection of seldom-heard unaccompanied works from the 18th century, when most choral music employed basso continuo. This musical tour of Europe features music by Doles, Graun, Kuhnau, Pitoni, Blow, Mozart and many others. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
God is our refuge, K 20 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Martin's Chamber Choir
Period: Classical 
Written: 1765; London, England 
2.
Evening Service in A major: Magnificat by Samuel Arnold
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Martin's Chamber Choir
Period: 18th Century 
Written: England 
3.
Evening Service in A major: Nunc dimittis by Samuel Arnold
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Martin's Chamber Choir
Period: 18th Century 
Written: England 
4.
My God, My God, look upon me by John Blow
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Martin's Chamber Choir
Period: 17th Century 
Written: England 
5.
Ich freue mich im Herrn by Gottfried August Homilius
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Martin's Chamber Choir
Period: 18th Century 
Written: Germany 
6.
Fürwahr, er trug unsre Krankheit by Carl Heinrich Graun
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Martin's Chamber Choir
Period: 18th Century 
Written: Germany 
7.
Machet dei Tore Weit by Carl Heinrich Graun
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Martin's Chamber Choir
Period: 18th Century 
Written: Germany 
8.
Tristis est anima mea by Johann Kuhnau
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Martin's Chamber Choir
Period: 17th Century 
Written: Germany 
9.
Befiehl du deine Wege by Johann Christoph Altnickol
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Martin's Chamber Choir
Period: 18th Century 
Written: Germany 
10.
Ein' feste Burg ist unser Gott by Johann Friedrich Doles
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Martin's Chamber Choir
Period: 18th Century 
Written: Germany 
Notes: 
Doles: Ein' feste Burg ist unser Gott:
1. Ein' feste Burg
2. Mit unsrer Macht
3. Unt wenn die Welt
4. Das Wort
 
11.
Custodi me Domine by Johann Hugo von Wilderer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Martin's Chamber Choir
Period: 17th Century 
Written: Germany 
12.
Tenebrae factae sunt by Carl Heinrich Biber
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Martin's Chamber Choir
Period: 18th Century 
Written: Germany 
13.
Victimae Paschali Laudes by Sigismund Biechteler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Martin's Chamber Choir
Period: Baroque 
Written: Germany 
14.
Adoramus te by Quirino Gasparini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Martin's Chamber Choir
Period: 18th Century 
Written: 18th Century; Italy 
15.
Ex altari tuo by Giuseppe Ottavio Pitoni
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Martin's Chamber Choir
Period: Baroque 
Written: Italy 
16.
Cantate Domino by Giuseppe Ottavio Pitoni
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Martin's Chamber Choir
Period: Baroque 
Written: Italy 

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