Chœur de Chambre de Namur, Millenium, Leonardo García Alarcón - Scarlatti: Passio secundum Johannem
EAC Rip | FLAC (tracks)+cue, log, m3u, d. booklet | 58:58 min | 283 MB
Label: Ricercar – RIC 378 | Tracks: 13 | Rls.date: 2017
Classical, Choral, Sacred
Alessandro Scarlatti’s St John Passion was the first Passion setting written in seventeenth-century Italy. Scarlatti treats the role of the Evangelist (composed in the mezzo-soprano register) in highly unusual fashion, giving his narrative numerous emotional passages.