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Tomas Luis Victoria

Tomas Victoria

The dominating figure of sixteenth century Spanish music, Tomas Luis de Victoria was born in Avila. He was sent to Rome to study, possibly for a time under Palestrina during the latter's years at the Roman Seminary. In 1571 he succeeded Palestrina there as choirmaster, a post he also subsequently occupied at the Jesuit Order's German College. Later he became active as a priest, working at St. Girolamo della Carita. Following his return to Spain in 1585, Victoria served the Empress Maria and her daughter as teacher, organist, and choirmaster until his death in 1611.

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Exon Singers : Victoria - Second Vespers of the Fest of the Annunciation : 00  1 CD : Matthew Owens : Tomas Luis de Victoria : 34025

Exon Singers : Victoria - Second Vespers of the Fest of the Annunciation

Review: The Spanish master of the golden age of polyphony, Tomas Luis de Victoria, left an astoundingly beautiful legacy of antiphonal sacred music devoted to the Blessed Virgin Mary. Realised for the very first time here by The Exon Singers is a Vespers for the Annunciation, bringing together these works of Marian devotion in a glorious and revelatory celebration.

Songlist: Deus, In Adiutorium, Meum Intende, Missus Est Gabriel, Dixit Dominus, Missus Est Gabriel, Ave Maria, Laudate Pueri Dominum, Ave Maria, Ne Timeas Maria, Laetatus Sum, Ne Timeas Maria, Dabat Ei Dominus, Ecce Virgo Concipiet, Angelus Domini Nuntiavit Mariae , Ave Maris Stella, Ave Maria Gratia Plena, Gabriel Angelus, Magnifica anima Mea, Gabriel Angelus, Dominus Vobiscum, Benedicamus Domino, Regina Coeli, Gaude Et Laetare, Deus, Qui Per, ResurrectionFilii, Kurie Eleison

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Sixteen : Tomas Luis de Victoria - Requiem 1605 : 00  1 CD : Harry Christophers : Tomas Luis de Victoria : 16033

Sixteen : Tomas Luis de Victoria - Requiem 1605

Review: This new recording features the celebrated Requiem of 1605, Victoria's final composition, a work of beguiling beauty and sumptuous simplicity. It can be seen as the summation of both his art and the Spanish Renaissance tradition. The beautiful plainsong on which it is structured can be heard arching through the texture, forming a delicate and sinuous line throughout. Subtly accompanied by a chamber organ and bajon, it is recorded here with the same forces as may well have performed it originally in the Monasterio de las Descalzas Reales. The Requiem is preceded by Marian Antiphons interspersed with three motets setting texts from the Song of Songs.

Songlist: Salve Regina, Ave Regina caelorum, Nigra sum, Quam pulchri sunt, Trahe me post te , Ave Regina caelorum a, Taedet animam meam, Missa pro defunctis a 6 Introit, Kyrie, Gradual, Offertory, Sanctus & Benedictus, Agnus Dei , Communion, Funeral motet: Versa est in luctum, Responsory: Libera me

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Sixteen : Victoria - The Call Of The Beloved : 00  1 CD : Harry Christophers : Tomas Luis de Victoria : 16007

Sixteen : Victoria - The Call Of The Beloved

Review: The great Spanish composer and priest, Victoria, devoted his life to writing supremely uplifting and intense music throughout the church calendar. The Call of the Beloved includes some of the earliest triple-choir music ever to be published and is a reminder of Victoria's joyous and passionate music, complementing his more austere Requiem and music for Holy Week. "If one can ever achieve complete emotional expression through the power of music, then here it is." - Harry Christophers. "This is a beautifully prepared and rewarding recording that deepens our appreciation of one of the greatest masters of the renaissance." - Gramophone

Songlist: Motet: Laetatus sum a 12, Missa: Laetatus sum a 12, Kyrie, Gloria, Credo, Sanctus , Benedictus , Agnus Dei , Hymn: Veni creator spiritus a 4 , Motet: Vadam et circuibo civitatem a 6 , Motet: Vidi speciosam a 6, Hymn: Ad caenam Agni providi a 4, Magnificat Sexti toni a 12

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Tenebrae : Requiem Mass 1605 : 00  1 CD : Nigel Short : Tomas Luis de Victoria : 248

Tenebrae : Requiem Mass 1605

Review: Tomas Luis de Victoria s requiem mass for six voices, written in 1603 and published in 1605, is a masterpiece. It is one of a handful of large-scale works which enjoys mainstream appeal in the 21st century. For many, it represents what Renaaissance polyphony is, what it sounds and feels like, and how expressive it can be. The disc also features two well-known works by Victoria s contemporary Alonso Lobo. The performance comes from the renowned professional chamber choir Tenebra, led by Nigel Short, following their recent BBC Music Magazine nominated recording of Francis Poulen s Figure Humaine.

Songlist: Lesson: Taedet anima mea, Introit: Requiem aeternam , Kyrie, Gradual: Requiem aeternam, Offertory: Domine, Jesu Christe, Sanctus & Benedictus, Agnus Dei, Communion: Lux aeterna, Motet: Versa est in luctum, Responsory: Libera me, Domine, Lamentations Ieremiae Prophetae

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Agnus Dei Tomas Luis de VictoriaSixteenVictoria - The Call Of The Beloved 1 CDMORE DETAILS 
Agnus Dei Tomas Luis de VictoriaSixteenTomas Luis de Victoria - Requiem 1605 1 CDMORE DETAILS 
Agnus Dei I, II & IIITomas Luis de VictoriaTallis ScholarsRequiem 2 CDsMORE DETAILS 
Alma Redemptoris MaterTomas Luis de VictoriaChanticleerMagnificat 1 CDMORE DETAILS 
Alma Redemptoris MaterTomas Luis de VictoriaChanticleerPortrait 1 CDMORE DETAILS 
Alma Redemptoris Mater Tomas Luis de VictoriaCambridge SingersLighten Our Darkness: Music for the Close of Day 2 CDsMORE DETAILS 
Angelus Domini Nuntiavit Mariae Tomas Luis de VictoriaExon SingersVictoria - Second Vespers of the Fest of the Annunciation 1 CDMORE DETAILS 
Antiphona: Magi viderunt stellamTomas Luis de VictoriaLa ColombinaChristmas in Spain 1 CDMORE DETAILS 
Ave MariaTomas Luis de VictoriaOrphei DrangarChristmas Music 1 CDMORE DETAILS 
Ave Maria Tomas Luis de VictoriaVoices of AscensionMysteries Beyond - In Praise of Mary 1 CDMORE DETAILS 
Ave MariaTomas Luis de VictoriaVoz en PuntoMexico en Navidad 1 CDMORE DETAILS 
Ave MariaTomas Luis de VictoriaRagazzi Boys ChorusMagnificat - My Spirit Rejoices 1 CDMORE DETAILS 
Ave MariaTomas Luis de VictoriaExon SingersVictoria - Second Vespers of the Fest of the Annunciation 1 CDMORE DETAILS 
Ave MariaTomas Luis de VictoriaExon SingersVictoria - Second Vespers of the Fest of the Annunciation 1 CDMORE DETAILS 
Ave MariaTomas Luis de VictoriaJohn Rutter (Editor)European Sacred MusicSongbookMORE DETAILS 
Ave MariaTomas Luis de VictoriaRodolfus ChoirA Choral Christmas 1 CDMORE DETAILS 
Ave Maria for double choirTomas Luis de VictoriaTallis ScholarsEssential Tallis Scholars 1 CDMORE DETAILS 
Ave Maria for double choirTomas Luis de VictoriaTallis ScholarsChristmas with The Tallis Scholars 2 CDsMORE DETAILS 
Ave Maria for four voicesTomas Luis de VictoriaTallis ScholarsChristmas with The Tallis Scholars 2 CDsMORE DETAILS 
Ave Maria Gratia PlenaTomas Luis de VictoriaExon SingersVictoria - Second Vespers of the Fest of the Annunciation 1 CDMORE DETAILS 
Ave Maris StellaTomas Luis de VictoriaExon SingersVictoria - Second Vespers of the Fest of the Annunciation 1 CDMORE DETAILS 
Ave Regina caelorumTomas Luis de VictoriaSixteenTomas Luis de Victoria - Requiem 1605 1 CDMORE DETAILS 
Ave Regina Caelorum Tomas Luis de VictoriaCambridge SingersLighten Our Darkness: Music for the Close of Day 2 CDsMORE DETAILS 
Ave Regina caelorum aTomas Luis de VictoriaSixteenTomas Luis de Victoria - Requiem 1605 1 CDMORE DETAILS 
Benedicamus DominoTomas Luis de VictoriaExon SingersVictoria - Second Vespers of the Fest of the Annunciation 1 CDMORE DETAILS 
Benedictus Tomas Luis de VictoriaSixteenVictoria - The Call Of The Beloved 1 CDMORE DETAILS 
Blustery DayTomas Luis de VictoriaMinnesota Boychoir35th Anniversary 1 CDMORE DETAILS 
Communio: Lux aeternaTomas Luis de VictoriaTallis ScholarsRequiem 2 CDsMORE DETAILS 
CommunionTomas Luis de VictoriaSixteenTomas Luis de Victoria - Requiem 1605 1 CDMORE DETAILS 
CredoTomas Luis de VictoriaSixteenVictoria - The Call Of The Beloved 1 CDMORE DETAILS 
Dabat Ei DominusTomas Luis de VictoriaExon SingersVictoria - Second Vespers of the Fest of the Annunciation 1 CDMORE DETAILS 
Deus, In AdiutoriumTomas Luis de VictoriaExon SingersVictoria - Second Vespers of the Fest of the Annunciation 1 CDMORE DETAILS 
Deus, Qui PerTomas Luis de VictoriaExon SingersVictoria - Second Vespers of the Fest of the Annunciation 1 CDMORE DETAILS 
Dixit DominusTomas Luis de VictoriaExon SingersVictoria - Second Vespers of the Fest of the Annunciation 1 CDMORE DETAILS 
Domine, Non Sum DignusTomas Luis de VictoriaPeninsula Women's ChorusTreasures 1 CDMORE DETAILS 
Domine, non sum dignusTomas Luis de VictoriaNotre Dame Glee ClubBeautiful Rain 1 CDMORE DETAILS 
Dominus VobiscumTomas Luis de VictoriaExon SingersVictoria - Second Vespers of the Fest of the Annunciation 1 CDMORE DETAILS 
Ecce Virgo ConcipietTomas Luis de VictoriaExon SingersVictoria - Second Vespers of the Fest of the Annunciation 1 CDMORE DETAILS 
Eram Quasi AgnusTomas Luis de VictoriaCambridge SingersImages Of Christ 1 CDMORE DETAILS 
Funeral motet: Versa est in luctumTomas Luis de VictoriaSixteenTomas Luis de Victoria - Requiem 1605 1 CDMORE DETAILS 
Gabriel AngelusTomas Luis de VictoriaExon SingersVictoria - Second Vespers of the Fest of the Annunciation 1 CDMORE DETAILS 
Gabriel AngelusTomas Luis de VictoriaExon SingersVictoria - Second Vespers of the Fest of the Annunciation 1 CDMORE DETAILS 
Gaude Et LaetareTomas Luis de VictoriaExon SingersVictoria - Second Vespers of the Fest of the Annunciation 1 CDMORE DETAILS 
GloriaTomas Luis de VictoriaSixteenVictoria - The Call Of The Beloved 1 CDMORE DETAILS 
GloriaTomas Luis de VictoriaSan Francisco Choral ArtistsStar of Wonder - Music For The Season 1 CDMORE DETAILS 
GradualTomas Luis de VictoriaSixteenTomas Luis de Victoria - Requiem 1605 1 CDMORE DETAILS 
GradualeTomas Luis de VictoriaTallis ScholarsRequiem 2 CDsMORE DETAILS 
Hosanna Filii David Tomas Luis de VictoriaPhoenix Boys ChoirMissa Criolla 1 CDMORE DETAILS 
Hymn: Ad caenam Agni providi a 4Tomas Luis de VictoriaSixteenVictoria - The Call Of The Beloved 1 CDMORE DETAILS 
Hymn: Veni creator spiritus a 4 Tomas Luis de VictoriaSixteenVictoria - The Call Of The Beloved 1 CDMORE DETAILS 
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