Palestrina: Requiem

Palestrina: Missa Pro Defunctis and Motets
Teldec 94561


  1. Gaude gloriosa
  2. Missa Pro Defunctis
  3. Salve Regina
  4. Pange lingua
  5. O bone Jesu

  6. Canticum Canticorum:
  7. Trahe me
  8. Nigra sum, sed formosa
  9. Surge, propera
  10. Surge, amica mea
  11. Quam pulchra es
  12. Veni, dilecte mi
  13. Gaude, Barbara

Playing time: 66'

Release date: 1994

This performance is by an all-male chamber choir.

More motets from the Canticum Canticorum:

Palestrina: Canticum Canticorum Salomonis
Pro Cantione Antiqua - Bruno Turner
Hyperion 66733
Palestrina: Canticum canticorum / Motets Book IV / Spiritual Madrigals
Hilliard Ensemble - Paul Hillier
Virgin Veritas Edition 61168
Palestrina: Canticum Canticorum
Magnificat - Philip Cave
Linn 174
Palestrina: Canticum canticorum
Capella Ducale Venetia - Livio Picotti
CPO 777 1422
Palestrina: Canticum Canticorum
Akadêmia / Ensemble vocal régional de Champagne-Ardenne - Françoise Lasserre
Pierre Vérany 795092
Renaissance Masterpiece Volume IV - Rome
The Choir of New College, Oxford - Edward Higginbottom
Collins Classics 1509
Palestrina: The Song of Songs
Motecta ex Cantico Canticorum
Cambridge Singers - John Rutter
Collegium 122

Other collections:

Palestrina: Ave Maris Stella - Motets for the Blessed Virgin
Camerata Nova - Luigi Taglioni
Stradivarius 33375
Palestrina: Offertoria
The Choir of Trinity College, Cambridge - Richard Marlow
GMN 0115

Other recordings of the Requiem:

Palestrina: Requiem / Marenzo: Gaudent in Caelis
Cappella Palestrina - Maarten Michielsen
Erasmus 042
Palestrina: Missa Pro Defunctis / Motteti
Ars Cantica - Marco Berrini
Sarx 10

A recording devoted to Palestrina, along with later composers:

Palestrina/Bach: Missa sine nomine
Concerto Palatino
EMI Reflexe 54455

Finally, other recordings by the present ensemble:

Chanticleer - Joseph Jennings
Teldec 81829
Sing We Christmas
Chanticleer - Joseph Jennings, dir.
Teldec 94563
Mysteria - Gregorian Chant
Teldec 99203
Out of this World
Teldec 96515
Where the Sun will never go down
Spirituals and Traditional Gospel Music
Teldec 90878
Lost in the Stars
Teldec 13132
Wondrous Love
Teldec 16676
Jerusalem: Matins for the Virgin of Guadalupe
Teldec 21829
Byrd: Missa in tempore Paschali
Harmonia Mundi 905182
Brumel: Missa Berzerette Savoyenne & Motets
Chanticleer - Joseph Jennings
Chanticleer 8805
Josquin: Missa Mater Patris / Agricola: Magnificat & Motets
Chanticleer - Joseph Jennings
Chanticleer 8808
Morales: Missa Mille regretz & Motets
Chanticleer 8809
The Anniversary Album
Chanticleer 8801
Our Heart's Joy
A Chanticleer Christmas
Chanticleer 8803
With a poet's eye
New American Choral Music
Chanticleer 8804
Renaissance Christmas
Chanticleer 8806
On the Air
Radio Highlights
Chanticleer 8807

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Todd M. McComb