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Music for Saint Katherine of Alexandria - Binchois Consort; David Allsopp (alto); Dominic Bland (tenor); George Pooley (tenor); Matthew Vine (tenor);...
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  1. Missa Nobilis et pulchra
  2. En Katerina solennia / Virginalis concio
  3. Virgo Flagellatur (School of Perotinus)
  4. Pulchra es et decora, filia Hierusalem, antiphon
  5. Gaude virgo Katerina, sequence for 3 voices, MB 52
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  1. Missa Nobilis et pulchra
  2. En Katerina solennia / Virginalis concio
  3. Virgo Flagellatur (School of Perotinus)
  4. Pulchra es et decora, filia Hierusalem, antiphon
  5. Gaude virgo Katerina, sequence for 3 voices, MB 52
  6. Sanctus & Benedictus "Regnum mundi"
  7. Virgo flagellatur
  8. Agnus Dei "Eructavit cor meum"
  9. Salve scema sanctitatis, isorhythmic motet for 4 voices, MB 30
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Saint Katherine of Alexandria may or may not have actually existed, but the tale of the imprisoned 17-year-old Christian martyr was catnip to medieval Christians, and the English cult of devotion to this saint (ca. 287-ca. 305) was in full swing in the era of Dunstaple and his contemporaries. This puts it right in the sweet spot of England's Binchois Consort and its conductor, Andrew Kirkman. Katherine was represented in quite a number of alabaster sculptures of the time, and Kirkman takes the unusual step of employing a ...

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Music for Saint Katherine of Alexandria 2019, Hyperion

UPC: 034571282749

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