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John Tavener: The Lamb

This is day 20 of the A-toZ Challenge in which I attempt to blog every day (excepting Sundays) during the month of April. During this month, I am curating a collection of “classical” music pieces, which are lesser known or by lesser known composers (to me at least).   312 more words

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Africa

Quite an old video now but this is Perpetuum Jazzile’s version of David Paich / Jeff Porcaro / Toto’s Africa:

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Nabucco

The moving Hebrew Slaves chorus from Nabucco:

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Barber's Agnus Dei

Sometimes you just need to hear a little choral music and Barber’s “Agnus Dei” is just what I need right now.

This is courtesy of the Choir of New college Oxford from their Youtube channel:

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I Will Lift Up Mine Eyes - The Ukrainian Version

Here’s some Easter Sunday testimony as to why the Ukrainian-born composer Dmitri Bortniansky (mentioned earlier in this space) was a giant in his day, The court composer to… 152 more words

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Xixian Qu: Pastoral Song

This is day 17 of the A-toZ Challenge in which I attempt to blog every day (excepting Sundays) during the month of April. During this month, I am curating a collection of “classical” music pieces, which are lesser known or by lesser known composers (to me at least).   470 more words

Choral Music

An Interview with Mary McDonald

Alfred Sacred’s Managing Director Mark Cabaniss sat down recently with Mary McDonald for a brief chat about her writing career and her upcoming new Christmas musical… 375 more words

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