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In pace, in idipsum

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First Sunday in Lent until Passion Sunday: Respond at Sunday Compline

 
From 1543 Sheppard was choirmaster at Magdalen College, Oxford, where he wrote an impressive body of mainly Latin church music. This simple, restrained setting of a Compline text would have been intended for Sheppard’s own choir, its top part probably sung by adult altos, the choristers presumably being in bed.

from notes by Collegium Records 2006

Recordings

Lighten our Darkness
COLCD131Download only
Sheppard: Church Music, Vol. 1
CDA66259Archive Service; also available on CDS44401/10
The Sixteen & The Golden Age of Polyphony
CDS44401/1010CDs Boxed set (at a special price)

Details

Track 6 on CDA66259 [4'22] Archive Service; also available on CDS44401/10
Track 11 on CDS44401/10 CD7 [4'22] 10CDs Boxed set (at a special price)
Track 1 on COLCD131 CD1 [5'16] Download only

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