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Couperin: Leçons de Ténèbres; Gesualdo: Tenebrae Responsories for Maundy Thursday ()

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composed by Carlo Gesualdo, François Couperin

The dividing line between historical performances of Renaissance and Baroque music is fairly sharp, as is the expertise required in each field. One rarely hears Bach and Josquin performed together, despite a certain easy density of polyphony common to both, but the small choir Tenebrae and director Nigel Short break the rule here, with striking results. The group has recorded settings of the Maundy Thursday musical Office for which it is named several times: the "Tenebrae," perhaps named for the darkness that followed the ...

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Couperin: Leçons de Ténèbres; Gesualdo: Tenebrae Responsories for Maundy Thursday
2020, Signum Classics

UPC: 635212062227

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