Pergolesi: Stabat Mater - 1000 Years of Classical Music Vol. 11
Pergolesi`s Stabat mater is a transcendently beautiful and deeply personal musical meditation on suffering and redemption, written by the 26-year-old composer as he himself lay dying.
This album is part of 1000 Years of Classical Music - a series of 100 volumes charting the history of music to be released on ABC Classics. More information can be found at the project`s website; www.1000YearsofClassicalMusic.com.
GIOVANNI BATTISTA PERGOLESI
1-12.Stabat mater (The mother stood weeping)
13.Laudamus te (We praise thee) from Gloria
14.Virgam virtutis tuae (The rod of thy strength) from Dixit Dominus
GEORGE FRIDERIC HANDEL
15.Quel fior che all`alba ride (The flower that smiles at dawn)
16.No, di voi non vo` fidarmi (No, I will not trust you)
17.Chiome d`oro (Golden tresses) from Seventh Book of Madrigals
18.Pur ti miro (I gaze upon you) from The Coronation of Poppea