Monday, May 18, 2015

Pondering the Regina Coeli with song

This week's musical setting of the Regina Coeli is a contemporary version for soloist and choir by Slovak composer Vladimír Godár. While the singing has a very modern quality, the music itself is a remarkable synthesis of forms, with some qualities echoing the Renaissance, and others sounding distinctively of folk music or contemporary classical sounds:

When Ordinary Time resumes following Pentecost, The Angelus Project will again feature a weekly depiction of the Annunication to accompany your praying and promotion of the Angelus.
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