Stabat Mater Vivaldi

Pergolesi- Stabat Mater; Vivaldi- Gloria in D major, RV 589; Scarlatti- Messa di Santa Cecilia [2001]

Pergolesi- Stabat Mater; Vivaldi- Gloria in D major, RV 589; Scarlatti- Messa di Santa Cecilia
(Timothy Brown; Pieter Jan Leusink; Maurice de Abravanel) [2001]

EAC Rip | FLAC, IMG+CUE, LOG | Covers | 2cd, 569 MB
Classical | Label: Brilliant Classics | Catalog Number: 99289 | TT: CD1`63:50, CD2`54:07

This release is dedicated to some of the most famous settings of the Stabat mater, revealing the genre's varying treatment by composers over the centuries. From Palestrina's effective use of polyphony to Pergolesi's unusually sparse instrumental accompaniment, we move forward in time to contributions by Vivaldi and Haydn. These compositions rank among some of the most famous and affective music ever composed.

Tiziano Scarpa - Stabat Mater  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Anthias_31 at May 19, 2015
Tiziano Scarpa - Stabat Mater

Tiziano Scarpa - Stabat Mater
Einaudi | 2008 | ISBN: 8806171240 | 144 pages | EPUB | 1 MB

Premio Strega 2009 - È notte, l'orfanotrofio è immerso nel sonno. Tutte le ragazze dormono, tranne una. Si chiama Cecilia, ha sedici anni. Suona il violino in chiesa, dietro la fitta grata che impedisce ai fedeli di vedere il volto delle giovani musiciste. Passa la vita all'Ospedale della Pietà di Venezia, dove le giovani orfane scoprono le sconfinate possibilità dell'arte eppure vivono rinchiuse, strette entro i limiti del decoro e della rigida suddivisione dei ruoli. Ma un giorno le cose cominciano a cambiare, prima impercettibilmente, poi con forza sempre più incontenibile, quando arriva un nuovo compositore e insegnante di violino. È un giovane sacerdote, ha il naso grosso e i capelli colore del rame. Si chiama Antonio Vivaldi. Grazie al rapporto conflittuale con la sua musica, Cecilia troverà una sua strada nella vita, compiendo un gesto inaspettato di autonomia e insubordinazione.
Antonio Vivaldi - Stabat Mater (Andreas Scholl & David Daniels)

Antonio Vivaldi - Stabat Mater (Andreas Scholl & David Daniels)
Classical | EAC Rip | FLAC, IMG+CUE, LOG | Scans | 2cd, 484.22 MB

Stabat Mater is a 13th-century Roman Catholic hymn to Mary. It has been variously attributed to the Franciscan Jacopone da Todi and to Innocent III. There are two Stabat Mater hymns, one the Stabat Mater Dolorosa is about the Sorrows of Mary, the other, Stabat Mater Speciosa joyfully refers to the Nativity of Jesus. The title of the sorrowful hymn is an incipit of the first line, Stabat mater dolorosa ("The sorrowful mother stood"). The joyful hymn refers to "The beautiful mother stood". The Dolorosa hymn, one of the most powerful and immediate of extant medieval poems, meditates on the suffering of Mary, Jesus Christ's mother, during his crucifixion. It is sung at the liturgy on the memorial of Our Lady of Sorrows…
A.Vivaldi - Stabat Mater, Salve Regina, Concerto pour viole, Nisi Dominus - Philippe Pierlot

A.Vivaldi - Stabat Mater, Salve Regina, Concerto pour viole, Nisi Dominus
CD | APE + CUE + EAC LOG | Cover + Booklet | 308.6Mb | 70:35 | MIRARE Austria | 2004
Carlos Mena, Francois Fernandez, Ricercar Consort, dir. Philippe Pierlot

Antonio Vivaldi - Nisi Dominus - Stabat Mater  

Posted by Ignazio Favagrossa at Nov. 29, 2008
Antonio Vivaldi - Nisi Dominus - Stabat Mater

Antonio Vivaldi - Nisi Dominus - Stabat Mater
3/16/2008 | CD | individual FLACs | Covers | RARs 189Mb

"The latest Vivaldi recording on Naïve…focuses on sacred works: the Stabat Mater (RV 621) and Nisi Dominus (RV 608), both performed with potent expression by the fine period group Ensemble Matheus, led by Jean-Christophe Spinosi.
Vivaldi, also a priest, wrote the Nisi Dominus for the Ospedale Della Pietà in Venice, where he taught orphaned girls the violin. The countertenor Philippe Jaroussky wields his sweet-toned, radiant voice to emotive effect, displaying both a rapid-fire coloratura technique and a poignant, lyrical expressiveness, particularly haunting in “Cum dederit.”
In the more austere Stabat Mater, Marie-Nicole Lemieux sings with a gripping sense of drama, her darkly rich, agile contralto illuminating the text with anguish and passion.
The Ensemble Matheus plays with vigorous flair and sharply etched dynamic contrasts. Its crisp period approach sounds alternately fiery and gently warm, with dramatic explosions of color in “Surgite postquam” and almost inaudible whisperings at the beginning of “Cum dederit.”
The disc also includes a Crucifixus from a Credo attributed to Vivaldi (RV 592), a moving duet reminiscent of Pergolesi’s Stabat Mater."
– Vivien Schweitzer, New York Times

Antonio Vivaldi - Concertos Stabat Mater - Moscow Virtuosi  Music

Posted by seventoes at Jan. 10, 2007
Antonio Vivaldi - Concertos Stabat Mater -  Moscow Virtuosi

Antonio Vivaldi - Concertos Stabat Mater - Moscow Virtuosi
APE + CUE | 1990 | Classical | 45:01:63
Estevan Velardi & Alessandro Stradella Consort - Bononcini: Stabat mater (2017)

Estevan Velardi & Alessandro Stradella Consort - Bononcini: Stabat mater
Classical, Vocal | WEB FLAC (tracks) & d. booklet | 56:42 min | 242 MB
Label: Brilliant Classics | Tracks: 22 | Rls.date: 2017

This CD contains the Stabat Mater by Antonio Maria Bononcini (1677‐1726), one of the earliest and most famous works in this genre, on a par with the Stabat Mater by Pergolesi.
Pergolesi - Stabat Mater, Salve Regina in f-moll & a-moll (Christophe Rousset, Andreas Scholl, Barbara Bonney) [1999]

Pergolesi – Stabat Mater, Salve Regina in f-moll & a-moll (Christophe Rousset, Andreas Scholl, Barbara Bonney) [1999]
EAC Rip | FLAC, IMG+CUE, LOG | Scans | 1cd, 245.68 MB
Classical | Decca | 466 134-2

Certainly the somber beauty of Pergolesi's Stabat Mater for soprano, alto, and strings has a lot to do with its popularity. But it must be said that the story of the 26-year-old composer completing the work on his deathbed has always been too romantic for the public–or the music business–to resist. "The instant his death was known," wrote the famous 18th-century traveler Dr. Burney, "all Italy manifested an eager desire to hear and possess his productions." And so it's been ever since. In spite of the competition already on the market, it seems Decca just had to get its prize lyric soprano and hotshot young countertenor together to record the piece. –Matthew Westphal
Lucy Crowe, Tim Mead, La Nuova Musica & David Bates - Pergolesi: Stabat Mater; Bach: Cantatas, BWV 54 & 170 (2017)

Lucy Crowe, Tim Mead, La Nuova Musica & David Bates - Pergolesi: Stabat Mater; Bach: Cantatas, BWV 54 & 170
Classical | WEB FLAC (tracks) & d. booklet | 64:04 min | 279 MB
Label: Harmonia Mundi | Tracks: 21 | Rls.date: 2017

Two of Bach s finest cantatas, both for solo alto, composed in Weimar (1714) and Leipzig (1726) respectively, are here coupled with the delicious agony of grief that is Pergolesi s 'Stabat mater', an acknowledged masterpiece by one of the 18th century s most influential composers.
Poulenc - Gloria, Stabat Mater (Ozawa, Tanglewood Festival Chorus, Boston Symphony Orchestra; Battle) [1989]

Poulenc - Gloria, Stabat Mater (Ozawa, Tanglewood Festival Chorus, Boston Symphony Orchestra; Battle) [1989]
EAC Rip | FLAC, TRACKS+CUE, LOG | Covers | 1cd, 224 MB
Classical | Label: DG | Catalog Number: 427 3042 7 | TT: 51’56

This is the simply a slpendid recording- well paced, energetic and in excellent sound. I have a suspicion that many people drawn to these works pay undo emphasis on the choir [or they are choir singers] and understandably get frustrating when the choir is not front and center in the musical proceedings. But what Poulenc wrote here does not emphasize the choir [he was a master instrumentalist after all!] so the orchestra should be more prominent at times. Ragardless, this is a great performance!