Isaac sacred music

Heinrich Isaac: Missa de Apostolis
Tallis Scholars - Peter Phillips
Gimell 023
Gimell 454 923


    Missa de Apostolis (à 6)

  1. Kyrie
  2. Gloria
  3. Sanctus & Benedictus
  4. Agnus Dei
  5. Motets

  6. Optime pastor
  7. Tota pulchra es
  8. Regina caeli laetare
  9. Resurrexi et adhuc tecum sum
  10. Virgo prudentissima

Performers: Ruth Holton, Deborah Roberts, Tessa Bonner, Sally Dunkley, Robert Harre-Jones, Adrian Hill, Charles Daniels, Nicolas Robertson, Stephen Charlesworth, Donald Greig, Francis Steele, Jeremy White, Mark Padmore, Angus Smith

Playing time: 75'

Release date: 1991

[1]-[4] Gimell CDGIM 211 [CD] The Tallis Scholars Sing Flemish Masters

Reviewed in:
Fanfare (Vol./#-p.): 15/3- (January / February 1991)

Isaac is one of the best-known composers of the era, especially for his use of spacious sonorities. His Missa de Apostolis does not include a Credo, apparently because this was not customary in Germany (Vienna, actually) at the time he wrote it.

To purchasing information for this disc.

To FAQ references to this recording.

To FAQ CD index page.

Todd M. McComb