Christmas Mass St. Mark 1685
GEMMANI CAPPELLA MARCIANA
Concerto Classics presents an exclusive recording project: Christmas Mass in St. Mark 1685 with music by Giovanni Legrenzi masterfully performed by Cappella Marciana, the oldest and most important liturgical choir in Italy, conducted by Maestro Marco Gemmani. The Cappella Marciana includes the choir and instrumentalists of St. Mark's Basilica, Venice, Italy. It is one of the oldest musical institutions in the world with a flourishing musical past and a tradition marked by great composers. Musical activities in the Basilica have been documented since the fourteenth century.