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O Oriens

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Great Antiphon for 21 December

It fell to the Chamberlain (the monk in charge of the household) to intone the antiphon for 21 December, O Oriens (‘O star of the morning’).

from notes by Andrew Burn © 2006

Il incombait au chambellan (le moine chargé de la maison) d’entonner l’antienne du 21 décembre, O Oriens («Ô Étoile du matin»).

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

Dem Chamberlain (Schatzmeister) (dem Mönchen mit der Verantwortung für die Verwaltung des Vermögens) oblag es, die Antiphon für den 21. Dezember, O Oriens („O Aufgang“), zu singen.

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


Christmas at St John's Cambridge


Track 15 on CDA67576 [0'57]

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