John Taverner: Missa Gloria Tibi Trinitas [2013 Recording] - The Tallis Scholars (choir, chorus); Peter Phillips (conductor)
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  1. Missa "Gloria Tibi Trinitas" for six voices
  2. Magnificat, for 4 voices (sexti toni)
  3. Magnificat, for 5 voices (secundi toni, lacks tenor part)
  4. Magnificat, for 6 voices (prima toni, lacks section of the treble part)
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John Taverner's six-part Missa "Gloria tibi Trinitas," perhaps composed in the late 1520s, is among the landmarks of the early English Renaissance. It has a Bachian combination of grandeur and intellect. The mysteriously compelling setting of the words "In nomine Domini" in the Benedictus, in a reduced four-voice texture that seems naturally taken by solo voices, gave rise to a tradition of instrumental elaboration that lasted a century and a half (and actually is still spawning new works). As Tallis Scholars conductor ...

John Taverner: Missa Gloria Tibi Trinitas [2013 Recording] 2013, Gimell

UPC: 755138104525