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ABEL Post #3: Liturgical Fanfare for Brass and Voice? (Tomasi)

This post is in relation to the Advanced Brass Ensemble Literature course being taught by Professor John Manning at the University of Iowa.

In class a few weeks ago we did a score study of Tomasi’s tour de force… 200 more words


A Matter of Dignity

I suppose it was inevitable. Sooner or later someone was bound to ask, “Why haven’t you become members of the church?” My husband would not have a problem satisfying the requirements to become members. 1,011 more words

Teena Myers

A Confession

Mea culpa, mea culpa,
Mea maxima culpa.

From dust you form man
And from his side you made woman. You created Adam and Eve
To be stewards of the Earth, 536 more words


CF Abel & JC Bach Quartets

“Georgian quartets among Palladian columns”
The London Abel Quartet
Marble Hill House, Twickenham, 4 March 2018

The London Abel Quartet was formed, as the name implies, to explore the music of Carl Friedrich Abel and his contemporaries. 545 more words

Concert Reviews

Isaac: free will and Predestination

As in the case of Rebekah who was chosen by God for Isaac we see God had foreseen two nations for he forewarned her, ‘Two nations are in thy womb and two manner of people shall be separated from thy bowels (vs.23).’ Calling and gifts of God are irrevocable. 357 more words

Benny Thomas

Faith at the Dawn of History

Hebrews 11:4-7

By faith Abel offered to God a more excellent sacrifice than Cain, through which he obtained witness that he was righteous, God testifying of his gifts; and through it he being dead still speaks.

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Lucifer came back, and as usual with quite some kink. No new character this week, but the promo for the next one shows us one…and that’s quite unexpected. 1,029 more words