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A clever programme from Ensemble Plus Ultra featuring composers connected with Toledo Cathedral in El Greco’s time is a piquant reminder not only that visual art leads the way into each new cultural movement, but also that composers like Alonso Lobo were harbingers of the musical baroque. having said that, From Spain to Eternity mostly celebrates the contrapuntal ingenuity of the renaissance with, Lobo’s Missa Prudentes virgines as the principal tribute.

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