Words of the Angel

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Program: #01-52   Air Date: Dec 24, 2001


The brilliant young Norwegian all-woman ensemble Trio Medieval in a reconstruction of the Mass of Tournai with lauds for the Virgin and a new work written for the trio by Ivan Moody.

Preservation of this program is made possible by a generous grant from William R. Smith.

NOTE: All of the music on this program is from the recording Words of the Angel featuring the Norwegian Ensemble Trio Mediaeval. The recording is on the ECM label, and is CD No. ECM-1753.

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All of these pieces are anonymous, unless noted:

1). Alma mater/Ante thorum (English).
2). Ave donna santissima (Laudario di Corona).
3). Salve mater misericordie (English).
4). Messe de Tournai: Kyrie.
5). Messe de Tournai: Gloria.
6). Lauda novella (Cortona).
7). Benedicta es celorum (English).
8). Mater Christi nobilis (English).
9). De spineto nata rosa (English).
10). Salve virgo virginum (English).
11). Messe de Tournai: Credo.
12). Stella maris (Englsih).
13). Venite a laudere (Cortona).
14). In excelsis gloria (English).
15). Messe de Tournai: Sanctus.
16). O ceteris praembulis (English).
17). Messe de Tournai: Agnus dei.
18). Oi me lasso (Cortona).
19). IVAN MOODY: Words of the Angel.
20). Messe de Tournai: Ite missa est.

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