Galuppi: Mass For The Delivery Of Slaves - Mozart:
SCIMONE CANZIAN POLVERELLI CAPUTO BUSSI DEGANI LEGE ARTIS CHOIR OF ST. PETERSBURG ABALYAN
These two masterpieces presented on DVD were filmed in the breathtakingly beautiful Eremitani Church in Padua. Galuppi’s “Mass for the delivery of slaves” shows his talent as a composer with its contrapuntal mastery. This is its world premiere recording. Mozart’s Mass in C major was composed in 1779, fourteen years after Galuppi’s. Claudio Scimone conducts I Solisti Veneti for this recording. They are joined by the Lege Artis Choir of St. Petersburg, conducted by Boris Abalyan.