Works for choir

Renaissance (1400–1600)
Monteverdi: Solemn Mass for the Feast of Santa Maria (Mass of Thanksgiving) (play)
Tallis: The Lamentations Of Jeremiah (play)
Tallis: Spem in alium (play)
Ockeghem: Requiem (Missa pro defunctis) (play)
Palestrina: Masses (play) Missa Papae Marchelli at cd2 tracks 5 to 11
Palestrina: Canticle of Canticles (play)

Further listening
Lassus: Madrigals & Motets (play)
King's Singers: Gesualdo: Tenebrae Responseries For Maundy Thursday (play)
King's Singers: 1605 Treason & Dischord: Willian Byrd and the Gunpowder Plot (play)
Perotin: the hilliard ensemble (play)

Baroque (1600–1760)
Monteverdi: Vespro della beata vergine (play)
Georg Friedrich Händel: Messiah (play)
J.S. Bach: Matthäus-Passion (play)
J.S. Bach: Johannes-Passion (play)
J.S. Bach: Magnificat (play)
J.S. Bach: Mass in B-minor (play)

Haydn: The Creation (play)
G.B. Pergolesi: Stabat Mater (play)

Romantic (1815–1910)
A. Vivaldi: Gloria (play) tracks 13 to 24
Charpentier: Te Deum (play) may be famous from eurovision song contest theme

20th Century (1900–2000)

Further listening


Vocal Works

Schönberg: Pierrot lunaire (play)

Further listening
Schubert: 25 lieder (play)