Thursday, June 04, 2009

Pedro de Escobar - Requiem

If you love new music for Mass, sacred music in the style recommended by the Second Vatican Council, you will adore this amazing piece: Requiem by Pedro de Escobar. The only thing is that it was written in the 15th century by this marvelous but little-known Portuguese composer. The first publication of the Mass comes from Fidelio Musica of Spain or you can write Antonio Ruiz at

Here is a lovely sample.

More recent articles:

For more articles, see the NLM archives: