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The Annunciation

Music for the Annunciation

Sunday 9 March 2008 13:00-14:00 (Radio 3)

Catherine Bott presents the first of two programmes for Passiontide, featuring music associated with the Feast of the Annunciation. With works by Parsons and Biber, plus the setting of the Seven Joys of Mary from the 14th-century Llibre Vermell, or Red-Velvet Book, of Montserrat, Catalonia.

Duration:

1 hour

Playlist

Salutation Carol (15th cent MS)
The Sixteen / Harry Christophers
Collins Classics 14922
Track 2

There is no rose
The Sixteen / Harry Christophers
Collins Classics 14922
Track 7

Verbum patris Umanatur O O
Gothic Voices / Christopher Page
Hyperion CDA67177
Track 1

The Cherry Tree Carol
Theatre of Voices / Paul Hillier
Harmonia Mundi HMU 907079
Track 20

Robert Parsons: Ave Maria
The Choir of Westminster Cathedral / James O'Donnell
Hyperion CDA 66850
Track 4

Reading by Timothy West from a Rosary Psalter
AVIE 0038
CD1 Track 2

Biber: Rosary sonata no 1: The Annunciation
Pavlo Beznosiuk, violin
Paula Chateauneuf, theorbo
David Roblou, chamber organ
AVIE 0038
CD1 Track 3

Llibre Vermell de Montserrat: Los set goyts
Hesperion XX / Jordi Savall
EMI CDM 7630712
Track 4

Angelus as virginem (anon med England)
Orlando Consort
Metronome METCD1001
Track 10

Jacob Handl: Ecce concipies
The Choir of St Paul's Cathedral / John Scott
Hyperion CDA 66994
Track 3

Zelenka: Magnificat D major ZWV108
Bach Collegium Japan
Miah Persson, soprano soloist
Akira Tachikawa, alto
Masaaki Suzuki, director
BIS CD1011
Track 17 - 19




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