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Author Gesualdo, Carlo, principe di Venosa, approximately 1560-1613.

Title Tenebrae [sound recording] / Gesualdo.

Imprint New York, N.Y. : Sony, p2000.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Music Compact Disc    C GESU TEN T77CD    Available
Description 1 sound disc (67 min., 16 sec.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Playing Time 010716
Note Compact disc.
Text in English by Eric Van Tassel with translations into German and French, program notes in Latin with translation into English in pamphlet inserted on container.
Contents in. 1. Nocturno: antiphon Astiterunt reges terrae ; psalm Quare fremuerunt gentes (Ps. 2) ; antiphon Astiterunt reges terrae ; lectio I De Lamentatione... Heth ; resp. i Onmes amici mei ; lectio II Lamed ; resp. ii Velum templi ; lectio III Aleph ; resp. iii Vinea mea electa -- in. II Nocturno: antiphon Alieni insurrexerunt ; psalm Deus in nomine tuo (Ps. 53) ; antiphon Alieni insurrexerunt ; lectio IV Ex Tractatu... Protexisti me ; resp. iv Tamquam ad latronem ; lectio V Tanta opera bona ; resp. v Tenebrae factae sunt ; lectio VI Exacuerunt tamquam ; resp. vi Animam meam dilectam -- in. III. Nocturno : antiphon Captabunt in animam justi ; psalm Deus ultionum Dominus (Ps. 93) ; antiphon Captabunt in animam justi; lectio VII De Epistola... Festinemus ; resp. vii Tradiderunt me ; lectio VIII Adeamus ergo ; resp. viii Jesum tradidit impius ; lectio IX Nec quisquam ; resp. ix Caligaverunt oculi mei.
Performer Taverner Consort and Choir ; director, Andrew Parrott ; Taverner Consort (Gesualdo): David Cordier, countertenor ; Jonathan Peter Kenny, countertenor ; Timothy Wilson, countertenor ; Rogers Covey-Crump, tenor ; Charles Daniels, tenor ; Nicolas Robertson, tenor (solo track 9) ; Richard Wistreich, bass (solo track 11, 16) ; Ben Parry (solo chant tracks 6, 18) ; Taverner Choir (chant): Simon Berridge, Steven Harrold, Christopher Hogan, Tom Phillips, Nicolas Robertson, Angus Smith (solo track 4), Paul Tindall, Patrick Ardagh-Walter, Jeremy Birchall, Stephen Charlesworth, John Milne, Jeremy White (solo tracks 2, 13, 20)
Event Recorded at St. Bartholomew's Church, Oxford, Suffolk, October 23-25, 1996.
Language Sung in Latin.
Subject Responses (Music)
Psalms (Music)
Tenebrae service music.
Part songs, Sacred.
Good Friday music.
Added Author Parrott, Andrew. Director.
Taverner Consort. Performer.
Taverner Choir. Performer.
Added Title Tenebrae Responses for Good Friday
Responsoria. Selections
Music No. SK 62977 Sony

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