Gesualdo: Tenebrae
Rogers Covey-Crump : discography


Sony Vivarte 62977

Playing time: 67'16

Recorded at St. Bartholomew's Church, Orford, Suffolk, October 23 - October 25 1996.

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Gesualdo: Tenebrae

Tenebrae Responses for Good Friday (Responsoria, 1611)


Taverner Consort & Choir - Andrew Parrott


Contents:

in I. nocturno
 1.  antiphon - Astiterunt reges terrae
psalm - Quare fremuerunt gentes (Ps 2)
antiphon - Astiterunt reges terrae 
[3:14] 
 2.  lectio I - De Lamentatione... Heth [1:47] 
 3.  resp. i - Omnes amici mei  [4:13] 
 4.  lectio II - Lamed [1:37] 
 5.  resp. ii - Velum templi [3:26] 
 6.  lectio III - Aleph [2:03] 
 7.  resp. iii - Vinea mea electa [4:50] 

in II. nocturno
 8.  antiphon - Alieni insurrexerunt
psalm - Deus in nomine tuo (Ps 53)
antiphon - Alieni insurrexerunt 
[2:44] 
 9.  lectio IV - Ex Tractatu... Protexisti me [2:16] 
 10.  resp. iv - Tamquam ad latronem [3:12] 
 11.  lectio V - Tanta opera bona [1:38] 
 12.  resp. v - Tenebrae factae sunt [4:35] 
 13.  lectio VI - Exacuerunt tamquam [2:20] 
 14.  resp. vi - Animam meam dilectam [7:06] 

in III. nocturno
 15.  antiphon - Captabunt in animan justi
psalm - Deus ultionum Dominus (Ps 93)
antiphon - Captabunt in animam justi 
[3:05] 
 16.  lectio VII - De Epistola... Festinemus [1:47] 
 17.  resp. vii - Tradiderunt me [2:45] 
 18.  lectio VIII - Adeamus ergo [1:10] 
 19.  resp. viii - Jesum tradidit impius [3:58] 
 20.  lectio IX - Nec quisquam [1:50] 
 21.  resp. ix - Caligaverunt oculi mei [6:51] 


Performers:

Taverner Consort (Gesulado)
David Cordier, Countertenor
Jonathan Peter Kenny, Countertenor
Timothy Wilson, Countertenor
Rogers Covey-Crump, Tenor
Charles Daniels, Tenor
Nicolas Robertson, Tenor (solo track 9)
Richard Wistreich, Bass (solo tracks 11, 16)

Ben Parry (solo chant tracks 6, 18)

Taverner Choir (chant)
Simon Berridge, Steven Harrold, Christopher Hogan, Tom Phillips, Nicolas Robertson, Angus Smith (solo track 4), Paul Tindall, Patrick Ardagh-Walter, Jeremy Birchall, Stephen Charlesworth, John Milne, Jeremy White (solo tracks 2, 13, 20)

Andrew Parrott, Director


Photo:

Taverner Consort