Vienna Boys’ Choir sings Sacred Choral Music | Capriccio C7317

Vienna Boys’ Choir sings Sacred Choral Music

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Label: Capriccio

Cat No: C7317

Format: CD

Number of Discs: 7

Genre: Vocal/Choral

Release Date: 12th April 2019

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The Vienna Boys’ Choir, one of the world's oldest boys’ choirs, maintains its status as a living tradition after more than 500 years. Haydn and Schubert both started their musical careers there; Antonio Salieri was a member of the admissions jury. What is captivating about these recordings is both the clarity of textual and musical declamation and a very special, authentic charm deriving from the slight Viennese accent. Performances by the Vienna Boys’ Choir are not only a matter of perfect pronunciation and intonation, but also of a musical sensuality that is vital to interpretations of Haydn and Schubert, yet frequently overlooked.

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