If you love early music, or sacred music, check out this video. I’ve already pre-ordered my copy of this CD — a recording of a sixteenth century “Mass for 40 Parts” that, quite possibly, was the inspiration for Thomas Tallis’s transcendent 40-part motet, “Spem in Alium.”
Mass for 40 Parts
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Author of Befriending Silence, The Big Book of Christian Mysticism, Answering the Contemplative Call, and other books. Retreat leader. Speaker. Professed Lay Cistercian.