The Spy's Choirbook - works by Pierre de la Rue; Antoine de Fevin; Desprez; Mouton; Isaac / Alamire, English Cornett & Sackbut Ensemble
2 CD / Obsidian Records / 2014-10-14Works: Jean Mouton: Celeste beneficium; Ecce Maria genuit nobis, motet for 4 voices; Dulces exuviae, dum fata, for 4 voices; Antoine de Févin: Adiutorium nostrum; Sancta Trinitas; Egregir Christi marti...
Conductors: Skinner, David;
Ensemble: English Cornett and Sackbut Ensemble; London Cornett and Sackbutt Ensemble
Among the musical treasures in the British Library is a sumptuous choirbook prepared for Henry VIII and Catherine of Aragon. It was produced by Petrus...continue...
Recording information: Fitzalan Chapel, Arundel Castle (02/04/2014-02/08/2014)....continue...
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2000-08-01Works: Pierre de la Rue: Missa de Septem Doloribus beatissime marie virginis; Pater de celis Deus, motet for 6 voices; Missa Pascale; Vexilla regis / Passio Domini
Performers: Bourdin, Frédéric; De Kehrig, Guy; Lizère, Christophe; Nirouët, Jean; Olive, Christophe; Poncet, Christophe
Ensemble: Ars Antiqua de Paris
Pierre de La Rue wrote over 30 Masses, 24 motets and 37 chansons and was esteemed by his contemporaries for his mastery of counterpoint. The...continue...