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19.4.13

Stile Antico @ LoC



Charles T. Downey, Stile Antico brings out beauty of early music
Washington Post, April 19, 2013

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Passion and Resurrection, Stile Antico
(Harmonia Mundi, 2012)
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Sometimes the best way to champion early music is to perform it as beautifully as possible and forget about how it might have been performed when it was composed. This was exactly what the English chamber choir Stile Antico did, once again, in its exquisite concert Wednesday night at the Library of Congress, a venue with more suitable acoustics for unaccompanied Renaissance polyphony than the choir had for its Washington debut two years ago.
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Stile Antico
Treasures of the Renaissance
Library of Congress

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Charles T. Downey, British vocal ensemble Stile Antico makes stunning Washington debut (Washington Post, April 4, 2011

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