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Gaudete

composer
Piae Cantiones, 1582
arranger
author of text

 
Gaudete, meaning ‘rejoice’, is a medieval carol related to the third Sunday of Advent, known as ‘Gaudete Sunday’. The song was first published in about 1582 in a Scandinavian volume called Piae Cantiones. The simple tune of each verse is answered by the pithy refrain or ‘burden’, harmonized in this version by Brian Kay.

from notes by Owain Park © 2019

Recordings

Christmas
CDA68299 1 November 2019 Release
Christmas Music from Medieval and Renaissance Europe
CDA66263
Joy to the World
Studio Master: SIGCD268Download onlyStudio Master FLAC & ALAC downloads available
What sweeter music
SIGCD182Download only

Details

Track 6 on CDA68299 [1'59] 1 November 2019 Release
Track 3 on CDA66263 [1'25]
Track 14 on SIGCD182 [1'48] Download only
Track 14 on SIGCD268 [1'37] Download only

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