Buy A Gaelic Blessing (SATB) by John Rutter at Choral Sheet Music. This extraordinary setting of the traditional Gaelic text has been. Musicians are a mischievous lot – as evidenced by the nickname ascribed to John Rutter’s A Gaelic Blessing. No sooner had it been composed in than it . ‘A disc to delight all those who admire Rutter’s choral writing. Full of delights and with something for everyone. Certainly a must!’ (Organists’ Review). ‘Sensitive.

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Gloria Requiem Magnificat Mass of the Children The Cambridge SingersJohn Rutter conductor. Retrieved 3 July Views Read Edit View history. A climax is “Christ”, marked crescendo to a strong f “light of the world” with all voices holding the word “light” for more than a measurebut diminuendo to a very soft ending, with all voices and the accompaniment calming to slow movement.

Rutter, an Anglicanset many biblical texts for Christian services. Photograph by Derek Forss. All articles with dead external links Articles with dead external links from June Articles with permanently dead external links Pages with timeline metadata.

The choir voices enter together, with the lower voices also moving slowly like the left hand a full measure for “Deep”, another one for “peace”while the soprano pronounces “peace” sooner and moves up in eighth-notes on “running wave”. The Beatles Concerto Suite Antique Royal School of Church Music. Both Sharp’s and Rutter’s compositions begin every line lbessing “deep peace”, and refer in a repetitive manner to the elements of nature, such as, “running wave”, “flowing air”, “quiet earth”, “shining stars”, “gentle night”, “healing light”, and in Rutter’s gaellc to “Christ, light of the world”.


Retrieved from ” https: PolyphonyBournemouth SinfoniettaStephen Layton conductor.

The Dominion of Dreams: The original, English-language piece that the central lines of Rutter’s piece are directly excerpted from, published in the novel, The Dominion of Dreams: Alongside Gloria and several of Rutter’s most popular shorter pieces including ‘For the Beauty of the Earth’ and ‘All things Bright and Beautiful’ are pieces especially recorded by the Cambridge Singers for this release—’Cantate Domino’, ‘Arise, From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

A Gaelic blessing First line:. Retrieved 11 January Rutter has said that his English-only composition is based on “an old Gaelic rune”, and that he added a line mentioning Jesus and the word Amen, to make it also a Christian anthem.

Gaelic Blessing SATB

Gathered from across the Collegium catalogue, ‘Be thou my vision’ includes all of the church anthems and other sacred pieces for which Rutter is justly famous. Retrieved 6 July Other recordings available for download.

The format of the gselic is based in a similar format to that found in some Celtic Christian prayers and songs, such as those found in the Christian-era Scottish Gaelic collection, the Carmina Gadelica. Welcome to Hyperion Records, an independent British classical label devoted to presenting high-quality recordings of music of all styles and from all periods from the twelfth century to the twenty-first.


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A Gaelic Blessing Lyrics

Dynamically, the music begins softly pgrowing slightly to mp for the “shining stars”, and again later for “moon and gaeelic. Please use the dropdown buttons to set your preferred options, or use the checkbox to accept the defaults. Rutter scored the piece for four vocal parts SATB and organor orchestra.

Under the Dark Star. The composition is characterized as slow-paced and of a gentle nature. Don’t show me this message again. Archived from the original PDF on It is also known by the repeating first line of the text, “Deep peace”. By using gaslic site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. The site is also available in several languages. The pattern is kept for most of the piece. June Total duration: Choral compositions Compositions by John Rutter compositions.

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