Robert Hollingworth

Second Vespers of the feast of
Our Lady of the Most Holy Rosary

(in commemoration of the Battle of Lepanto, 1571)

with music by
Lodovico Grossi da Viadana c.1560–1627
Giovanni Gabrieli c.1554/7–1612 (reconstructed Hugh Keyte)
Bartolomeo Barbarino c.1568–c.1617
Andrea Gabrieli 1532/3–1585
Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina 1525/6–1594
Claudio Monteverdi 1567–1643
Francesco Soriano 1548/9–1621

The recording was made at St John’s Church, Upper Norwood, London between 18 and 20 January 2012.

Find out more about the the performers involved.

Organs supplied and tuned by Malcolm Greenhalgh

Pitch A440, Temperament 1/6 comma meantone

5 1/2 stop Italian chamber organ by Martin Goetze and Dominic Gwynn, 1996 copied from an original belonging to Sheila Lawrence
4-stop continuo organ by Robin Jennings, 2005
4-stop 2-manual chest organ with regal by N.P. Mander, 1982

Produced and edited by Adrian Hunter

Engineered by Neil Hutchinson & Jon Stokes, Classic Sound Ltd

Documentary film by Polyphonic Films Ltd

Project managed by Libby Percival and Hannah Marsden of Hazard Chase Ltd

Executive Producer for Decca: Alexander Van Ingen

Production Coordinator for Decca: Joanne Baines


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