Victoria


 

Tomás Luis de Victoria

(1548 – August 20, 1611)

 

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Click to go to O Magnum mysterium, Missa O Magnum mysterium, Ascendens Christus in altum, and Missa Ascendens Christus in altum.

Hear Victoria's Officium Defunctorum cum Sex Vocibus, 1605 (Requiem) sung by the Tallis Scholars, directed by Peter Philips: Kyrie, Sanctus, Benedictus, Agnus Dei.

Hear an excerpt of Alma Redemptoris Mater sung by Gloriana from Melbourne, Australia. 

O Vos Omnes, performed by the Choir of King's College, Cambridge, Stephen Cleobury conducting.

O vos omnes qui transitis per viam:                                                                                        O all ye that pass by the way,                                                                                                     attendite et videte si est dolor sicut dolor meus.                                                                     attend and see if there be any sorrow like to my sorrow. 

Click to go to O quam gloriosum, the motet, and Missa O quam gloriosum, performed by the Choir of King's College, Cambridge, Stephen Cleobury conducting.

Click to go to O quam gloriosum, the motet, and Missa O quam gloriosum, performed by the Choir of Westminster Cathedral, David Hill, conducting.

O quam gloriosum performed by the Choir of Christ Church Cathedral, Stephen Darlington, conducting.

O quam gloriosum est regnum,                                                                                               O how glorious is the kingdom
in quo cum Christo gaudent omnes Sancti!                                                                             in which all the saints rejoice with Christ,
Amicti stolis albis,                                                                                                                    clad in robes of white
sequuntur Agnum, quocumque ierit.                                                                                       they follow the Lamb wherever he goes.