Giovanni Battista Pergolesi: Septem Verba a Christo - Christophe Dumaux (alto); Julien Behr (tenor); Konstantin Wolff (bass); Sophie Karthäuser (soprano);...
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This Septem verba a Christo in cruce moriente proloata (The Seven Words of the Dying Christ on the Cross) was rediscovered nearly a century ago, and scholars down through the years have reached differing conclusions as to whether or not the work was really by Giovanni Battista Pergolesi, as one manuscript claimed. More and more copies surfaced, and finally the discovery by musicologist Reinhard Fehling of a new set of parts at an Austrian monastery in 2009 showed that the work was at the very least popular over a good part ...

Giovanni Battista Pergolesi: Septem Verba a Christo 2013, Harmonia Mundi

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