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Easter Vigil

I’ve just started a piece and I don’t know what to say. I’m trying to make something up, but it’s not working. It’s Saturday night, the Saturday before Easter, and I just got home from Easter Vigil. 941 more words

Choral Music

Mahler

Just a little Mahler – Ave Maria from the Oxford New College choir:

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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

Igor Stravinsky

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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