APOLLO’S FIRE – Santa Maria, Strela do Dia (Cantiga Medieval)

Apollo's Fire, The Cleveland Baroque Orchestra is a popular and critically acclaimed period-instrument ensemble specializing in early music (Renaissance, Baroque and early Classical) based in Cleveland, Ohio. The GRAMMY-winning ensemble unites a select pool of early music specialists from throughout North America and Europe. Under the direction of Artistic Director Jeannette Sorrell, the ensemble has been noted internationally for creative and innovative … Continuar lendo APOLLO’S FIRE – Santa Maria, Strela do Dia (Cantiga Medieval)

JESSIKA KENNEY & EYVIND KANG – Aestuarium (2005)

Aestuarium is a meditation on a psalm of lamentation and the unary tone in the metaphor of salt and fresh water, inspired by Gaelic psalmery, Tibetan notational gestures, and the microtonality of the tetrachord. Recorded on the shore of Colvos Passage in 2005 by renowned engineer Mell Dettmer. Stephen O'Malley comments: "Amongst many other amazing … Continuar lendo JESSIKA KENNEY & EYVIND KANG – Aestuarium (2005)

STEVIE WISHART – Vespers for St. Hildegard

STEVIE WISHART : VESPERS FOR ST HILDEGARDPerformed by Sinfonye, composed and directed by Stevie Wishart https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zCi5AN6do8M Choir (S,A,T,B), soloists (S,A,T), hand-bells, carillon, percussion, harp and organCommissioned by Decca and the York Early Music FestivalAlso available, version for SATB choir and organ Stevie Wishart ©2012


O viridissima virga by Hildegard von Bingen (1098-1179) Performed by Allison Mondel, soprano, Gothic harp, and director Excerpt from "Beguiled". Performed and recorded live at St. Thomas' Parish, Washington, DC, November 20, 2020. - Eya: Ensemble for Medieval Music https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LsL9H5tVPjw O viridissima virga,ave, que in ventoso flabro sciscitationissanctorum prodisti. Cum venit tempusquod tu floruisti in … Continuar lendo HILDEGARD VON BINGEN: O Viridissima Virga

EYVIND KANG – Tanpura Study

From the album Ajaeng Ajaeng (2004), released by Ideologic Organ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MuFcj_QCTjU The tanpura (तानपूरा; or tambura, tanpuri) is a long-necked plucked string instrument, originating from India, found in various forms in Indian music. It does not play melody but rather supports and sustains the melody of another instrument or singer by providing a continuous harmonic … Continuar lendo EYVIND KANG – Tanpura Study

EYVIND KANG – Occultum Lapidem

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zIYALjgtrxQ VITRIOL ou V.I.T.R.I.O.L., que não parece um nome de remédio à toa, é a sigla da expressão latina: Visita Interiora Terrae, Rectificando, Invenies Occultum Lapidem. Significa: "Visita o Centro da Terra, Retificando-te, encontrarás a Pedra Oculta (isto é, Filosofal)". Filosoficamente, ela quer dizer: "Visita o Teu Interior, Purificando-te, Encontrarás o Teu Eu Oculto, ou, … Continuar lendo EYVIND KANG – Occultum Lapidem


Ensemble Mediatrix appears to have only one recording in the current catalog – this one. In several ways theirs is an unadorned performance of a dozen of Hildegard's antiphons, responsoria, hymns, and sequences. In the first place the ensemble, led by Johannes Berchmans Göschl, performs these items selected from the 58 such contained in the … Continuar lendo HILDEGARD VON BINGEN – Femina Forma Maria


Hildegard of Bingen OSB (German: Hildegard von Bingen; Latin: Hildegardis Bingensis; 1098 – 17 September 1179), also known as Saint Hildegard and the Sibyl of the Rhine, was a German Benedictine abbess, writer, composer, philosopher, Christian mystic, visionary, and polymath of the High Middle Ages. She is one of the best-known composers of sacred monophony, … Continuar lendo HILDEGARD VON BINGEN – Symphoniae

TCHAIKOVSKY – Hymn Of The Cherubim

Piotr Ilitch Tchaikovski (1840-1893) foi um compositor russo do período romântico, cujas obras estão entre as mais populares do repertório clássico. Primeiro compositor russo a conquistar fama internacional, sua carreira foi impulsionada por sua participação como regente convidado em outros países da Europa e nos Estados Unidos. Como reconhecimento, em 1884 foi homenageado pelo imperador … Continuar lendo TCHAIKOVSKY – Hymn Of The Cherubim