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O Sapientia

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Great Antiphon for 17 December

The first antiphon, for 17 December, O Sapienta (‘O Wisdom’) was intoned by the ‘Lord Abbot from his stall, and in his absence the Precentor will replace him’.

from notes by Andrew Burn © 2006

La première antienne, du 17 décembre, O Sapientia («Ô Sagesse») a été entonnée par «le grand abbé depuis sa stalle et, en son absence, le préchantre le remplacera».

extrait des notes rédigées par Andrew Burn © 2006
Français: Hypérion

Die erste Antiphon, für den 17. Dezember, ist O Sapientia („O Weisheit“) und wird vom „Lord Abbot von seinem Platz im Chorgestühl“ gesungen, „und wenn er abwesend ist, ersetzt ihn der Precentor“.

aus dem Begleittext von Andrew Burn © 2006
Deutsch: Elke Hockings


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