Renaissance / Quartom
Label: ATMA Classique
Renaissance, the latest album by the a cappella vocal quartet Quartom, ranges from Gregorian chant to Palestrina. The four talented singers invite listeners to join them on a spiritual journey in this program of sacred vocal music. Quartom was formed in April 2008, and celebrates its 10th anniversary this year. The exceptional Québécois tenor Antonio Figueroa joins Quartom this year, replacing Gaétan Sauvageau. Quartom’s discography includes three previous albums: The eponymously titled Quartom was released in 2013 and contains several pieces from the ensemble’s show La bonne nouvelle selon Quartom. Le Noel de Quartom (2014) and Acte III (2016) were both hailed by critics for the quality of the ensemble’s performances and the originality of the program.