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Musica Intima: Into Light

Song NameComposer
Ave, Verum Corpus: Ave verum corpusImant Raminsh
The Fall Into Light: First HymnR. Murray Schafer
The Fall Into Light: Second HymnR. Murray Schafer
The Fall Into Light: Third HymnR. Murray Schafer
Agneau de DieuRupert Lang
Jesus erbarme dichClaude Vivier
ExaudiJocelyn Morlock
Earth Teach MeRupert Lang
Salish SongDerek Healey
Inuit Hunting SongDerek Healey
IceBruce Sled
On Monsieur's DepartureJeffrey Ryan
LoveRodney Sharman
Le Point MirabeauLionel Daunais

12-strong, mixed-voice Canadian a cappella ensemble Musica Intima was inspired to record "into light" after performing at the Pollyfollia festival in France in 2006, where, to their delight, the Canadian choral works they had always performed and commissioned were very well received and admired. The album is a 14 song celebration of original compositions by Canadian composers, some favorites are Imant Raminsh's "Ave Verum Corpus," R. Murray Schafer's 3-part "Three Hymns (from The Fall Into Light)," Rupert Lang's "Agneau de Dieu," Claude Vivier's "Jesus Erbarme Dich," Rupert Lang's "Earth Teach Me," a pair of folk songs by Derek Healey, "Salish Song" and "Inuit Hunting Song;" Bruce Sled's "Ice," Rodney Sharman's "Love" (from "Love, Beauty, Desire") and Lionel Daunais' "Le Pont Mirabeau." "Into light" is a lovely, surprising collection, much of it new to our ears, from a brilliant and talented ensemble, Canada's Musica Intima!

Item code: 6516C | 1 CD | $15.95 |add item to cart
Choral | A Cappella | Mixed | Canada
Related: Canadian Choral Recordings
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