Together with the famous Requiem and the Great Mass in C minor, the Coronation Mass forms a trio of the most renowned liturgical works of W. A. Mozart. However, the composer also created a number of smaller masses, vespers and other sacred works where we can admire his mastery command of counterpoint, sense of effectiveness, and of course his boundless invention.
Collegium 1704 is a Prague-based highly acclaimed Baroque orchestra established in 2005 by the conductor and harpsichordist Václav Luks. The orchestra & vocal ensemble present famous orchestral and choral works by well-known composers as well as long-forgotten and now rediscovered treasures of the Baroque repertoire. The ensemble has been successfuly promoting work of Czech masters like Jan Dismas Zelenka and Josef Mysliveček.