ANDREAS HOFER (1628/9-1684): Dixit Dominus, Confitebor tibi, Beatus vir, Laudate pueri, Laudate Dominum, Cum iucunditate, Magnificat, Virgo prudentissima, GIOVANNI VALENTINI (1582-1649): 2 Canzon à 3 in G Minor, JOHANN BAPTIST DOLAR (c.1620-1673): Salve Regina, HEINRICH IGNAZ FRANZ BIBER (1644-1704): Sonata in F.
Catalogue Number: 10J016
Reference: C 58030
Description: Here's a kapellmeister whose underlings ended up being far better known: Biber was his deputy and Muffat cathedral organist at Salzburg. This collection of world premiere Hofer psalms is part of an attempt to present a Vespers as it would have sounded in Salzburg around 1670. Monika Mauch (soprano), Tiina Zahn (mezzo), Henning Voss (altus), Henning Kaiser (tenor), Wolf Matthias Friedrich (bass), Bell' Arte Salzburg; Annegret Siedel. SACD hybrid.