A Festive Baroque Christmas

Compilation

Academy of Ancient Music

Paul Goodwin director

Year: 2001
Catalogue: HMU 395 720 2

About this album

Christmas was celebrated with particular splendor in the churches and court chapels of seventeenth-century Lutheran Germany. This attractive program draws together a wide range of Schülz’ choral motets and dialogues from an alternative Christmas story. “Performed with panache and verve” Gramophone 

 

On this CD

Music by:

  • Schütz
  • Gabrieli