Gesualdo and Victoria

Responsories of the Office of Tenebrae for Holy Saturday, Miserere; Lamentations for Holy Saturday

June 2013

'This recording excels because it gets exactly right the balance between the mannered, madrigalesque features of the music and the eerie drama and morbidity of the religious story' Anthony Pryer

Gesualdo • Victoria
Gesualdo: Responsories of the Office of Tenebrae for Holy Saturday
Gesualdo: Miserere
Victoria: Lamentations for Holy Saturday
Tenebrae/Nigel Short

DG Archiv 479 0841 67:33 mins

Audio clip: from Gesualdo's Responsories, II. Jerusalem, surge

For a full review pick up a copy of the June issue of BBC Music Magazine

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