Top Ten Early Music Recordings of 2000, Part I

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Program: #00-52   Air Date: Dec 25, 2000

NOTE: All of the music on this program was chosen by Fr. Jerome Weber, early music critic for Fanfare and Goldberg magazines.

Preservation of this program is made possible by a generous grant from Wendall Wilson.

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Program One

I. Jacobus: Codicis Calixtinis. (Coro Ultreia ensemble). Punteiro 4-CD set 301.

  • Anon.: Gratulemur.

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II. DUFAY: O gemma lux. (Huelgas Ensemble/Paul van Nevel, dir.). Harmonia Mundi CD 90.1700.

  • GUILLAUME DUFAY: Fulgens jubar.

III. GESUALDO Tenebrae (Good Friday). (Taverner Consort/Andrew Parrott, dir.). Sony CD SK-62977.

  • Anon.: Lesson (chant).
  • Don CARLO GESUALDO: Caligaverunt.

IV. ISAAC Missa paschale. (Capella Pratensis/Rebecca Stewart, dir.). Ricercar CD RIC 206692.

  • HEINRICH ISAAC: Missa Paschale: Kyrie.

V. BIBER Missa Bruxellensis. (La Capella Reial de Catalunya/Jordi Savall, dir.). Alia Vox CD AV 9808.

  • HEINRICH IGNAZ FRANZ von BIBER: Missa Bruxellensis: Sanctus.

Program Two

VI. 1000: A Mass for the End of Time. (Anonymous 4). Harmonia Mundi CD 90.7224.

  • Anon.: Troped introit.

VII. Historia Sancti Eadmundi. (La Reverdie Ensemble). Arcana CD A-43.

  • Anon.: Office for St. Eadmund: Antiphons, sequence, reponsory.

VIII. PALESTRINA: Missa Regina caeli. (St. Gregory Schola Cantorum). Private issue; may be ordered at:   St. Gregory Society, Box 891, New Haven, CT 06504.

  • GIOVANNI PIERLUIGI da PALESTRINA: Missa Regina caeli: Credo.

IX. Du CAURROY Requiem pour les Funerailles d'Henry IV.   (Ensemble Jacques Moderne/Joel Suhubiette, dir.) Calliope CD CAL 9295.

  • EUSTACHE du CAURROY: Requiem: Offertory and Sanctus.

X. GABRIELI In festo Sanctissimi Trinitatis. (La Fenice/Chamber Choir of Namur/Jean Tubery, dir.). Ricercar CD RIC 207412.

  • GIOVANNI GABRIELI: In ecclesiis.

Composer Info

Jacobus, GUILLAUME DUFAY, HEINRICH ISAAC, HEINRICH IGNAZ FRANZ von BIBER, GIOVANNI PIERLUIGI da PALESTRINA, EUSTACHE du CAURROY, GIOVANNI GABRIELI

CD Info

Punteiro 4-CD set 301, CD 90.1700, CD SK-62977, CD RIC 206692, CD AV 9808, CD 90.7224, CD A-43, CD CAL 9295, CD RIC 207412

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