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Sacred Verdi - Donika Mataj (soprano); Maria Agresta (soprano); Accademia di Santa Cecilia Chorus (choir, chorus);...
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  1. Sacred Pieces (4) (Quattro pezzi sacri), for chorus & orchestra
  2. Ave Maria, for voice & strings (or piano)
  3. Libera me, for soprano, chorus & orchestra (part of collaborative Requiem for Rossini)
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Giuseppe Verdi's sacred choral music has all been recorded often enough, but it represents a distinctive corner of his output and makes better sense when put together. Some of it is operatic, but some of it isn't. The music reflects in various ways Verdi's own ambivalent-at-best attitude toward religion; it is spiritual without being conventional, and the operatic passages often bespeak a humanistic approach to the text. Much of the music stands or falls on the choir, and here the venerable Chorus of the Accademia Nazionale ...

Sacred Verdi 2013, Warner Classics

UPC: 5099998452422