[ Harmonia Mundi Gold / CD ]
Release Date: Friday 20 February 2009
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"The RIAS Chamber Choir produce a fine quality of homogenous tone and, under Marcus Creed, show themselves fully responsive to both words and music.The RIAS disc remains a strong recommendation, especially for its inclusion of the surviving Missa Canonica fragments." Gramophone Magazine
Brahms composed choral music prolifically throughout his life. As the heir to Bach and the German Protestant tradition, he based most of his motets on texts from Luther's translation of the Bible - yet succeeded in infusing them with Romanticism at its most soulful.
Motets (2), Op. 74
Fest- und Gedenksprüche, Op. 109
Motets (3), Op. 110
Missa canonica, WoO18
Motets (2), Op. 29