Pergolesi's Stabat mater features a lively declamation of the text and great melodic appeal and expressiveness.
This work, written for AAB soli, SATB chorus and orchestra, was first performed at the thanksgiving for the Treaty of Utrecht held in St Paul's Cathedral, London, on 7th July 1713.
Written for SATB soli, double choir, organ and orchestra.
This setting of the Te Deum was written for St Cecilia’s day in 1694, almost exactly a year before the composer’s death.
One of the finest works of all Vivaldi's choral settings, arranged for the upper voices by Desmond Ratcliffe.