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Praetorius Mass for Christmas Morning

Promised for several Christmases and never quite delivered thanks to a variously infuriating string of technical malfunctions. This year, I’m going to Leipzig to hear the piece performed live. With real people. And hopefully real serpents. But. For the restivus,…

Schubert Mass In G Major D167

Last week our church music tour started off in England with Thomas Tallis and If Ye Love Me. This week, we head to Norway to hear some Schubert. The man knew how to write a tune. Even the Credo, traditionally…

Praetorius: Lutheran Mass For Christmas Morning

Happy Christmas from the OM! Here is the most glorious of Christmas pieces: Michael Praetorius’ Lutheran Mass For Christmas Morning performed by Paul McCreesh’s impeccable Gabrieli Consort. If you wish to add this recording to your collection (and Miss Mussel…