D Scarlatti: Te Deum

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COMPOSERS: D Scarlatti
LABELS: EMI
WORKS: Te Deum; Stabat Mater; Magnificat etc
PERFORMER: Choir of King’s College Cambridge/Stephen Cleobury
CATALOGUE NO: 235 7352

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King’s Chapel’s rich acoustic masks details in animated passages of Scarlatti’s sacred choral music, but adds lustre to the meditative Miserere. Some fragile boy solos, but such alluring repertoire is too rarely heard. George Pratt