GIUSEPPE VERDI (1813-1901)
   
1  Inno delle nazioni 12:46
  (Hymn of the Nations)  
  Cantica  
  Composed for the International Exhibition in London, 1862 for tenor solo, four-part mixed chorus, and orchestra  
  Allegro sostenuto -  
 Francesco Meli tenor
   
2  Libera me, Domine 12:58
  from collaborative Messa per Rossini for soprano solo, four-part mixed chorus, and orchestra  
  'Libera me, Domine'. Moderato -  
 Barbara Frittoli soprano
   
 Quattro pezzi sacri 41:19  
  (Four Sacred Pieces)  
3 1 Ave Maria ('Scala enigmatica' harmonised for four-part mixed chorus a cappella) 5:40
  Moderato  
4 2 Stabat Mater (for four-part mixed chorus and orchestra) 13:24
5 3 Laudi alla Vergine Maria (Dante: 'Paradiso', XXXIII) (for four-part women's chorus a cappella) 6:08
6 4 Te Deum (for double chorus and orchestra) 16:01
 Barbara Frittoli soprano
   
7  La vergine degli angeli 3:30
  Concluding chorus, with Leonora, from La forza del destino, Act II  
 Barbara Frittoli soprano
   
 Gianandrea Noseda
  15-17 July 2010