Sacred | CBW06

Disappointing week in terms of musical choices, hence Iā€™m going to include the only work I truly enjoyed: ā€œMiserereā€, a sacred late Renaissance polyphonic piece composed by Gregorio Allegri, a Roman Catholic priest. This is a setting of the Psalm 51, and is surrounded by mystery, the Vatican having forbidden any copies of the work to be made and distributed, under the threat of excommunication.… Read more