New Series “Sunday Playlist” Starts Today

I’m pleased to announce the start of the Sunday Playlist series of postings. Every Sunday you’ll find a playlist of videos that I or others think you’ll enjoy. Sometimes they’ll be music – not always choral music either, sometimes they’ll be documentaries, or cover versions, or sound tracks, or fan videos …  What the playlists…

‪Agnus Dei: J.M. van Bronkhorst‬

This modern Agnus Dei was composed by Jean-Marie van Bronkhorst Choir Director of Cascade High School in Turner, Oregon, it’s performed here by the Cascade Concert Choir and Oregon State Chamber Orchestra conducted by Marlan Carlson at St. Mary’s cathedral in Mount Angel, Oregon. It’s a very polished performance of a wonderful piece of music…

Marc Henric: Agnus Dei : Petits Chanteurs de Saint-Marc

The young French composer Marc Henric is the son of Jean Henric the President of the Choral Federation "Pueri Cantorès". With so much choral music in his background it’s hardly surprising that he should turn his hand to choral composition. This is his setting of "Agnus Dei" — it’s a thing of beauty. Remarkable to…