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Corporate Author Sequentia (Musical group) Performer.

Title Visions from the Book [sound recording].

Imprint [Germany] : Deutsche Harmonia Mundi ; New York, NY : Distributed by BMG Music, p1996.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Music, CDs    CD C SEQU VB T 47    Available
Description 1 sound disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Note "Medieval biblical hero-stories, laments and meditations."
Compact disc.
Program notes and texts with English translations (38 p.) inserted in container.
Contents Samson dux fortissime : the lai of Samson and Delilah / Anonymous, from Reading Abbey (10:51) -- A deserto veniens : the destruction of Job's house, 2 part conductus / Anonymous, from Notre-Dame de Paris (3:42) -- Dolorum solatium : the lament (planctus) of David on the deaths of Saul and Jonathan / Peter Abaelard (12:47) -- Liber generationis : the genealogy of Christ / Anonymous, from an Augustinian monastic songbook, Bavaria (7:38) -- S'onques hom en liu s'asist : the courtly "lai of the Old and New Testaments" / Ernoul de Gastinois (21:23) -- Omnis caro peccaverat : the lai of Noah and the flood / Anonymous, from the Dublin Troper (8:04) -- Syon egredere nunc de cubilibus : dance-lai in praise of the Virgin Mary / Anonymous, from an Augustinian monastic songbook, Bavaria ; based on a leich by Tannhäuser (8:40).
Performer Sequentia ; Sons of Thunder ; Barbara Thornton, voice ; Elizabeth Gaver, medieval fiddles ; Barbara Thornton and Benjamin Bagby, conductors.
Event Recorded at the Campion Center, Weston, Mass., Nov. 13-17, 1994.
Language Sung in Latin or Old French.
Subject Lays (Music)
Trouvère songs.
Sacred songs.
Music -- 500-1400.
Part songs, Sacred.
Added Author Thornton, Barbara. voc Conductor.
Bagby, Benjamin. Conductor.
Gaver, Elizabeth. Instrumentalist.
Abelard, Peter, 1079-1142. Dolorum solatium.
Ernoul, le vielle de Gastinois, 13th cent. S'onques hom en liu s'asist.
Sons of Thunder (Musical group) Performer.
Standard No. 5472773472
Music No. 05472-77347-2 Deutsche Harmonia Mundi

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