Biber* - Rachel Podger ‎– Rosary Sonatas

Channel Classics ‎– CCS SA 37315
SACD, Hybrid, Multichannel


1-1 Rosary Sonata #1 In D Minor, "The Annunciation" 6:04
1-2 Rosary Sonata #2 In A, "The Visitation" 5:39
1-3 Rosary Sonata #3 In B Minor, "The Nativity" 7:33
1-4 Rosary Sonata #4 In D Minor, "The Presentation In The Temple" 8:20
1-5 Rosary Sonata #5 In A, "The Finding In The Temple" 7:24
1-6 Rosary Sonata #6 In C Minor, "The Agony In The Garden" 9:14
1-7 Rosary Sonata #7 In F, "The Scourging" 9:03
1-8 Rosary Sonata #8 In B Flat, "The Crowning With Thorns" 7:12
2-1 Rosary Sonata #9 In A Minor, "The Carrying Of The Cross" 8:00
2-2 Rosary Sonata #10 In G Minor, "The Crucifixion" 9:15
2-3 Rosary Sonata #11 In G, "The Resurrection" 8:04
2-4 Rosary Sonata #12 In C, "The Ascension" 7:26
2-5 Rosary Sonata #13 In D Minor, "The Descent Of The Holy Ghost" 8:15
2-6 Rosary Sonata #14 In D, "The Assumption Of The Blessed Virgin" 10:31
2-7 Rosary Sonata #15 In C, "The Coronation Of The Blessed Virgin" 12:25
2-8 Passacaglia In G Minor, "Guardian Angel" 8:52



Production: Channel Classics Records
Producer: Jonathan Freeman-Attwood
Recording engineer, editing: Jared Sacks
Cover design: Ad van der Kouwe, Manifesta, Rotterdam
Photography: Jonas Sacks (cover), Martin Kobylarz
Liner notes: Mark Seow, Rachel Podger
Translations: Erwin Peters, Clémence Comte
Recording location: The Church of St. Jude-on-the-Hill, Hampstead, London
Recording dates: January 2015

Technical information
Microphones: Bruel & Kjaer 4006, Schoeps
Digital converter: dsd Super Audio /Grimm Audio Pyramix Editing / Merging Technologies
Speakers: Audiolab, Holland
Amplifiers: Van Medevoort, Holland
Cables: Van den Hul 3t cables
Mixing board: Rens Heijnis, custom design

Mastering Room
Speakers: B+W 803d series
Amplifier: Classe 5200
Cable: Van den Hul 3t cables

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Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 723385373155
  • Label Code: LC 4481