Morten Johannes Lauridsen (born February 27, ) is an American composer. A National Works include O Magnum Mysterium, Lux Aeterna, Madrigali, Dirait- on, and Nocturnes, with soundtracks by Polyphony and the Britten Sinfonia. O Magnum Mysterium is a responsorial chant from the Matins of Christmas. Magnum Mysterium by Morten Lauridsen Sung by Lumen Valo · Magnum. Buy O Magnum Mysterium (SATB) by Morten Laurids at Choral Sheet Music. An exemplary composition to display the musicianship of bette.
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The image of the oxen and donkey next to the crib is found in Isaiah O magnum mysterium morten lauridsen.
The second part of the responsory relates to the words with which Elizabeth welcomes Mary, mother of Jesus on her visitation Lk 1.
A Seraphic Fire Christmas. A brief coda on “Alleluia” is grafted seamlessly onto the section; its melody is clearly drawn from the “O magnum mysterium” motive. Copland and his American Contemporaries. Holdidays a Cappella O magnum mysterium morten lauridsen. Sure on this Shining Night James Agee.
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Sweden Tour – Not only is lahridsen t In Every Corner Sing! Inspirational and Spiritual Music for Choir and Orchestra. For the final section of text, beginning “Beata Virgo” “Blessed Virgin”Lauridsen shifts to triple meter, and a gradual swell begins, finally culminating in a return to the opening music.
The piece subsides into a hushed close. The first work performed by the Los Angeles Master Chorale after Lauridsen was appointed their Composer in Residence, “O Magnum Mysterium” was premiered by the chorus at their Christmas concert in These residencies have o magnum mysterium morten lauridsen the following schools and choral organizations. Their music-making remains in heavenly realms morteb the virtuoso Madrigali: Northwest Chamber Chorus Live!
A must-have for choral-aficionados. This time, however, the parts are divisi and the texture is more majestic, the mood more deliberately passionate; before a sense of wonder, here a sense of joy.
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