Terra Tremuit / S.m.a.m, Jackson
Catalog: ACD2 2653
Studio de Musique Ancienne de Montreal, Christopher Jackson
To mark the 40th anniversary of the Studio de musique ancienne de Montréal, ATMA presents Terra tremuit (The Earth Trembled) featuring Antoine Brumel’s mass Et ecce terrae motus (Lo, the earth shook), considered to be his most original work. Also featured are motets by Jacobus Vaet and Thomas Crecquillon, Franco-Flemish masters following Brumel. Listeners will also discover Terra tremuit, a motet whose title alludes to the earthquake that marked the death of Jesus. Christopher Jackson conducts.