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Project Hildegard continues…

Today is St. Rupert’s feast day, but sadly, despite my best efforts, my revisiting of o jerusalem is not yet ready. I shall be working on it this weekend, so stay tuned! In the meantime, I re-post another chant for St. Rupert that I revisited for voice with cello accompaniment about a year ago: o […]

Project Hildegard #34

Here is a lengthy, but rather wonderful, sequence in honour of one of Hildegard’s favourite saints: St. Rupert. I post it today, in the hopes that by the time his feast day comes along (May 15) I may have managed to revisit it… This chant is incomplete in the Dendermonde facsimile – there seems to […]

Project Hildegard #33 (2)

This is the last in my six-voice a cappella series written specially for the medieval/contemporary female vocal ensemble La Noeva. It’s a celebration of life. spiritus sanctus – glorious life #hildegardvonbingen #chantrevisited #acappella #lanoeva Holy spirit, life that gives life and moves all things and is the root of every creature and purifies all impurity wiping away sins […]

Project Hildegard #33

Here is spiritus sanctus, an antiphon for the holy spirit. It is destined soon to be revisited by me as the last in my six-voice a cappella series written specially for the medieval/contemporary female vocal ensemble La Noeva. I will keep you posted! spiritus sanctus #hildegardvonbingen #chant #facsimile Holy spirit, life that gives life and […]

Project Hildegard – One Year Anniversary!

Today is the one year anniversary of my Project Hildegard – a project to record and revisit all 77 liturgical chants written by the late, great, Hildegard von Bingen (1098-1179). My very first home recording was made on March 18th, 2020 and yesterday I posted my 32nd setting in the series. I began the project […]