Missa Hodie Christus natus est & other music for Christmas
Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina

Missa Hodie Christus natus est & other music for Christmas

Westminster Cathedral Choir / Martin Baker

CDH 55367 - 0034571153674

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Martin Baker’s recordings of Palestrina with Westminster Cathedral Choir have been highly praised across the world. Here is a sumptuous recording of works dedicated to the festival of Christmas, the main work being the stunning Missa Hodie Christus natus est—one of Palestrina’s most popular works. This is music of great devotional beauty, all sung with Westminster Cathedral Choir’s customary finesse and atmospheric reverence. 

Tracklisting
  • 1
    Alma redemptoris mater a 8 I
    04:16
  • 2
    Canite tuba
    06:38
  • 3
    Deus tu conversus
    03:31
  • 4
    Hodie Christus natus est
    02:23
  • 5
    Missa Hodie Christus natus est
    I. Kyrie
    03:16
  • 6
    Missa Hodie Christus natus est
    II. Gloria
    05:02
  • 7
    Missa Hodie Christus natus est
    III. Credo
    07:14
  • 8
    Missa Hodie Christus natus est
    IV. Sanctus
    03:40
  • 9
    Missa Hodie Christus natus est
    V. Benedictus
    02:14
  • 10
    Missa Hodie Christus natus est
    VI. Agnus Dei
    04:29
  • 11
    O magnum mysterium
    06:51
  • 12
    Tui sunt caeli
    02:45
  • 13
    O admirabile commercium
    03:29
  • 14
    Christe redemptor omnium
    07:55
  • 15
    Magnificat primi toni
    14:37