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Messa Concertata Import


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Audio CD, Import, November 11, 1997
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Cavalli, remembered now as an opera composer, spent his entire career on staff at San Marco in Venice and wrote a lot of sacred music. The Missa Concertata is more lightly scored than Gabrieli's music for San Marco of 50 years earlier: it uses eight voices with only two violins, three trombones, and continuo. The writing is similarly light and clear, the quick triple-time bits are occasionally repetitive, but the contemplative sections are truly lovely--especially the falling suspensions of the Crucifixus and the Agnus Dei's old-style polyphony. Peter Holman and his fine musicians perform one-singer-per-part; while they don't reconstruct a whole service with chant and readings, they do interpose some beautiful instrumental canzonas and solo motets as would have been done in 17th-century Venice. --Matthew Westphal

1. Messa Concertata: Kyrie
2. Messa Concertata: Gloria
3. Messa Concertata: Canzona a 6
4. Messa Concertata: O quam suavis et decora
5. Messa Concertata: Credo
6. Messa Concertata: Canzona a 4
7. Messa Concertata: Sanctus and Benedictus
8. Messa Concertata: O bone Jesu, O Jesu amabilis
9. Messa Concertata: Canzona a 3
10. Messa Concertata: Agnus Dei
11. Messa Concertata: Canzona a 8

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