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Star of Heaven: The Eton Choirbook Legacy ()

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composed by James MacMillan, Joseph Phibbs, Marco Galvani, Phillip Cooke, Plainchant, Robert Wylkynson, Stephen Hough, Walter Lambe, William Cornysh

Harry Christophers and his choir The Sixteen have made something of a specialty of the Eton Choirbook , a collection of pieces compiled in the first years of the 16th century, representing music from the last decades of the 15th. It has otherwise rarely been recorded; the music is difficult both physically and interpretively, with long works that offer the listener few toeholds. You wouldn't think the clean sounds of The Sixteen would be ideal for it, but they do well. The music is sometimes taken to be a bit mystical with ...

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  1. Nesciens mater, antiphon
  2. Nesciens Mater for 5 voices
  3. Nesciens mater, for chorus
  4. Ave Maria Mater Dei for 4 voices
  5. Ave Maria, mater Dei, for chorus
  6. O Virgo prudentissima, for chorus
  7. Stella Caeli for 4 voices
  8. Stella caeli, for chorus
  9. Salve Regina, for 9 voices
  10. Hallowed, for chorus
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Star of Heaven: The Eton Choirbook Legacy
2018, Coro

UPC: 828021616624

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