FRANCISCO JAVIER GARCÍA FAJER (1730-1809): 7 palabras de Cristo en la Cruz, JOSÉ JOAQUIM DOS SANTOS (1747-1801): Stabat mater.
Catalogue Number: 05U025
Label: Pan Classics
Reference: PC 10401
Description: Two examples from Iberia, one Spanish and one Portuguese, of the strong emotional impact the traditions of Holy Week had on these composers and the dramatic responses they produced in these pieces (Fajer’s is not dated and Dos Santos’ is from 1792). Spanish-English texts. Bárbara Barradas (soprano), Lucia Napoli (mezzo), André Baleiro (baritone), Divino Sospiro; Massimo Mazzeo.