Handel – Dettingen Te Deum, HWV 283 (The English Concert)

Conducted by Howard Arman, London based baroque orchestra with period instruments, The English Concert and Choir perform George Frideric Handel’s Dettingen Te Deum (HWV 283), a setting of the canticle Te Deum in D major composed in 1743.

Vivaldi – Gloria (RV 589) – The English Concert

Conducted by Trevor Pinnock, the English Concert and Choir perform Antonio Vivaldi’s hymn Gloria in Excelsis Deo, which words date probably from the 4th Century and which is an integral part of the Ordinary of the Mass. Recorded at the Church of Santa Maria Maggiore in Rome, in December 1992.