From 1631 comes a Mass of Thanksgiving to the Blessed Mother, from the people of Venice in gratitude for delivery from the plague. We'll hear an immersive performance featuring music by Claudio Monteverdi and his contemporaries.
Claudio Monteverdi, et.al.: A Mass of Thanksgiving - Venice, 1631
- Joseph Cornwall, tenor; Richard Wistreich, bass
- Taverner Consort, Choir, and Players
- Andrew Parrott, conductor