LUIGI BOCCHERINI (1743-1805): Stabat Mater for Soprano and String Quartet (1st version, 1781), G. 532, String Quartet in G, Op. 52/3, G. 234, String Quintet in F Minor, Op. 42/1, G. 348.
Catalogue Number: 05U027
Description: Boccherini chose the intimacy of a chamber music setting for his Stabat Mater, resulting in passionate music with power, depth and pathos. The expertly structured Quintet directly evokes the Stabat Mater in its themes. Dominique Labelle (soprano), Sarasa Ensemble.