The mith of 'The Desert Island Disc' (CD or LP) is hard to answer and maybe it doesn't exist alone.
Particulary if I have to decide now I'll pick this as first choice, Gardiner Haendel Messiah and a Bach concert CD.
Many will desagree and will choose others and it's really extremelly difficult to make a choice.
That said, this CD is shurelly wisely produced.
It intorpolates 'The 09 tunes for Achbishop Matthew' by Thallis, with 9 'Cantione Sacrae' of Byrd, creating an incredible atmosfere and coherent shift with one another.
The nine Psalm tunes form a group of 9 tunes of the Psalms 1, 68, 2, 95, 42, 5, 52, 67 and the Ordinal Veni… Read more