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Messa per Rossini: A Requiem by Verdi and 12 Other Composers in Memory of Rossini ()

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When Gioachino Rossini died in 1868, Giuseppe Verdi proposed to his publisher that a group of Italy's top composers get together to write a requiem mass in his honor. Verdi himself contributed the concluding Libera me, a powerful first draft for the parallel section in his own Requiem a few years later. One thing that's striking about the rest of the roster is that all are almost completely unknown today; the few other big names of the day did not participate (the aging Saverio Mercadante turned Verdi down, while Amilcare ...

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  1. Requiem e Kyrie, for chorus & orchestra (for Requiem for Rossini)
  2. Dies Irae, for chorus & orchestra (for Requiem for Rossini)
  3. Tuba mirum, for baritone, chorus & orchestra (for Requiem for Rossini)
  4. Quid sum miser, for soprano, alto & orchestra (for Requiem for Rossini)
  5. Recordare Jesu, for soprano, alto, baritone, bass & orchestra (for Requiem for Rossini)
  6. Ingemisco, for tenor, chorus & orchestra (for Requiem for Rossini)
  7. Confutatis
  8. Lacrimosa
  9. Offertorio, for soprano, alto, tenor, baritone, bass, chorus & orchestra (for Requiem for Rossini)
  10. Sanctus for 2 choruses & 2 organs
  11. Agnus Dei, for alto & orchestra (for Requiem for Rossini)
  12. Lux aeterna, for tenor, baritone, bass & orchestra (for Requiem for Rossini)
  13. Libera me, for soprano, chorus & orchestra (part of collaborative Requiem for Rossini)
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Messa per Rossini: A Requiem by Verdi and 12 Other Composers in Memory of Rossini
2018, Decca

UPC: 028948340842

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