Missa Brevis

Missa Brevis

“Missa Brevis” (masses by Caplet, Leighton, Delibes, Britten and Fauré)

La Maîtrise de Toulouse

Conservatoire of Toulouse
Director Mark Opstad
Organ William Whitehead

The Maîtrise de Toulouse CD « Missa Brevis », directed by Mark Opstad, has received unanimous praise in the musical press in France, England and the United States, including Diapason Magazine (five stars), Gramophone Magazine, Classic FM magazine (four stars), Choir and Organ Magazine (four stars) and Organ magazine (five stars). The American Record Guide chose the CD as one of its critic’s choice for 2012, and stated that « there’s probably nothing this choir could not sing, and spectacularly well » Mark was invited to the programme The Choir on BBC Radio 3 to speak about the choir and its CD, and extracts were heard on France Musique.