Janacek: Glagolitic Mass, Sinfonietta / Libor, Bentch, Wit, Warsaw PO

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Also available on Blu-ray Audio Leoš Janá?ek’s dramatic Glagolitic Mass is set to a ninth century Old Church Slavonic text. With its highly individual synthesis...
Also available on Blu-ray Audio

Leoš Janá?ek’s dramatic Glagolitic Mass is set to a ninth century Old Church Slavonic text. With its highly individual synthesis of thunderous brass outbursts, rhythmic energy, radiant melodies and interludes of rapt contemplation, the work has established itself as a unique contribution to the choral repertoire. An avowed statement of his belief and patriotic pride in Czechoslovakian national independence, Janá?ek’s Sinfonietta uses spectacular large-scale orchestral forces. Both of these works belong to the composer’s last and most inspired decade, and represent his mature musical language at its most communicative.


Product Description:


  • Release Date: November 15, 2011


  • UPC: 747313263974


  • Catalog Number: 8572639


  • Label: Naxos


  • Number of Discs: 1


  • Period: ""


  • Composer: Leoš Janáček


  • Conductor: Antoni Wit


  • Orchestra/Ensemble: Warsaw Philharmonic Chorus, Warsaw Philharmonic Orchestra


  • Performer: Christiane Libor, Ewa Marciniec, Jaroslaw Malanowicz, Timothy Bentch, Wojciech Adalbert Gierlach