GIACOMO ANTONIO PERTI (1661-1756): Missa a 8, Cantatas Perdite dell’Ottomano, Confusione di chi ama and Inganni mondani.
Catalogue Number: 04T015
Reference: GB 2039-2
Description: This mass from 1683 may be considered a typical example of music used during a solemn celebration in the Basilica of San Petronio in Bologna, sections varying from an imitative-counterpoint style, to concertato style, and to solo style. This youthful work was later reworked by the composer. A 1986 live recording in the Basilica of St. Petronio with many performers later to become leading lights of the historical performance practice scene. New College Choir Oxford, Cappella Musicale di San Petronio; Sergio Vartolo.