A Wondrous Mystery: Renaissance Music for Christmas - Stile Antico
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  1. Ein Kind geborn zu Bethlehem
  2. Pastores Quidnam Vidistis, motet
  3. Es ist ein' Ros' entsprungen, canon
  4. Missa Pastores Quidnam Vidistis for 5 voices
  5. Canite Tuba in Sion
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  1. Ein Kind geborn zu Bethlehem
  2. Pastores Quidnam Vidistis, motet
  3. Es ist ein' Ros' entsprungen, canon
  4. Missa Pastores Quidnam Vidistis for 5 voices
  5. Canite Tuba in Sion
  6. Magnificat Quinti Toni for organ
  7. Mirabile mysterium, madrigal
  8. Übers Gebirg Maria geht
  9. Vom Himmel hoch, da komm ich her
  10. Hodie Christus natus est, for 10 voices
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Stile Antico's 2015 release on Harmonia Mundi, A Wondrous Mystery, is a sublime collection of Renaissance choral music for Christmas, presented in a pleasant mix of familiar German carols and a mass, with tracks interspersed for the sake of variety. This makes sense in consideration of the group's broad audience, which may know such popular hymns as Michael Praetorius' Ein Kind geborn in Bethlehem and Es ist ein Ros entsprungen, or Johannes Eccard's Übers Gebirg Maria geht and Vom Himmel hoch, yet be somewhat at a loss with ...

A Wondrous Mystery: Renaissance Music for Christmas 2015, Harmonia Mundi

UPC: 093046757564

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