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Mass of the angels

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Schola Missa de angelis is a setting of the famous gentle and meandering ninth-century plainsong Missa de angelis, which is still sung in its original form in many Catholic churches today. The original commission was accompanied by a request to create a simplified congregational version—hence Mass of the angels, which is a more condensed and simplified version and in the new English liturgy translation. A ‘remix’, if you like …

from notes by Roxanna Panufnik © 2019


Panufnik (R): Love abide & other choral works
SIGCD564Download only


Movement 1: Kyrie  Lord, have mercy.
Track 11 on SIGCD564 [2'08] Download only
Movement 2: Gloria  Glory to God in the highest
Track 12 on SIGCD564 [3'14] Download only
Movement 3: Sanctus & Benedictus  Holy, Holy, Holy
Track 13 on SIGCD564 [3'35] Download only
Movement 4: Agnus Dei
Track 14 on SIGCD564 [3'23] Download only

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