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Cantus: Against The Dying Of The Light

Song NameComposer
Hymnus Jean Sibelius
O Vos OmnesCasals
Sunt Lacrimae Rerum Orff
Varjele, Jumala, Soasta Veijo Tormis
Absalon, fili miJosquin Desprez
Sydameni laulu Jean Sibelius
Grab und Mond Schubert
Two Laments on Dylan ThomasJennings
De Profundis Madetoja
Alleluia Randall Thompson
InvocationDebussy
Heaven-Haven (A Nun Takes the Veil) Samuel Barber

The 11 men who form the acclaimed Woodbury, MN-based Cantus bring us another perfectly crafted collection of sacred choral music. "Against" includes Sibelius' "Hymnus," Casals' "O Vos Omnes, Orff's Sunt Lacrimae Rerum, Tormis' Varjele, Jumala, soasta, Josquin's Absalon, fili mi, Sibelius' Sydameni Laulu," Schubert's "Grab und Mond," Jennings' "Two Laments on Dylan Thomas," Madetoja's "De Profundus," Thompson's "Alleluia," Debussy's "Invocation" and Barber's "Heaven-Haven." The CD is beautifully packaged, with a small book of all the lyrics poetically presented. One of the best male choruses in the world brings us a gift of timeless spiritual music-music that takes us to another reality, a place of benediction, praise and worship.

Item code: 6761C | 1 CD | $15.98 |add item to cart
Choral | A Cappella | Male | United States
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