Monastic song 12th century monophonic chant : Peter Abelard, Codex Las Huelgas

Author(s): Theatre of Voices. Performer
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Subjects: Vocal music--500-1400
Gregorian chants
Sacred songs, Unaccompanied
Sacred vocal ensembles
Hymns, Latin
Formats: Sound Recording, CD
Material Type: Musical sound recording -- Monograph
Language: Latin, The recording is in Latin, Librettos in Latin, Librettos in English, Librettos in Greek, Modern (1453- ), Librettos in German, Latin (translated from), Accompanying material in English, Accompanying material in French, Accompanying material in German
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Los Angeles, Calif. : Harmonia Mundi, p1998
Physical Description: 1 sound disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in
Added Titles: Abelard, Peter, 1079-1142 Vocal music. Selections
Las Huelgas codex
Alternate Title(s): Las Huelgas codex Selections.
Alternate Titles: Title on container spine: Monastic song: Peter Abelard
Analytic Titles: Vocal music. Selections
Additional Authors: Conductor : Hillier, Paul
Performer : Gillespie, Wendy, 1950-
Performer : Pro Arte Singers
Notes: Issue number: HMU 907209
Issue number: 907209
Harmonia Mundi: HMU 907209 (on container: 907209)
For unacc. voices ; selections from the Las Huelgas Codex and the Planctus David are interspersed with short instrumental interludes
Sung in Latin
Theatre of Voices (Alan Bennett, Paul Elliott, tenors ; Moira Smiley, mezzo-soprano ; Paul Hillier, baritone) ; Pro Arte Singers ; Wendy Gillespie, vielle ; Paul Hillier, director
Recorded May 10-12, 1997, Auer Recital Hall and Bess Meshulam Simon Music Recital Center, Indiana University School of Music, Bloomington
Compact disc
Program and biographical notes in English, French, and German, and Latin texts with English, French, and German translations (61 p. : ill.) inserted in container
Contents: O quanta qualia (6:11) ; Virgines caste (8:16) ; Planctus cigne (3:10) / Peter Abelard -- Codex Las Huelgas: Quis dabit (3:20) ; O monialis (3:41) ; Rex obiit (3:26) ; Plange, castella (2:57) -- De profundis (11:18) ; Epithalamica (8:27) ; Planctus David "Dolorum solatium" (15:01) / Peter Abelard
OCLC Number: 39783361