The Best Loved Chants of Santo Domingo De Silos
From one of the world's most famous Gregorian chant monasteries is this glorious new album for listeners wanting to discover deeply inspiring music created in the 12th century, sacred music that continues to be passed down from generation to generation. An exclusive Ignatius Press album, this CD contains some of the best known, most cherished Gregorian Chant pieces by these monks, including Ave Maria, Adoro Te Devote, Salve Regina, Panis Angelicus, Alleluia Omnes Gentes, Lux Aeternum, In Paradisum, Pange Lingua and many more. It also features the Mass IX: Cum Jubilo with its traditional Kyrie, Gloria, Sanctus and Agnus Dei. Recorded in the great Romanesque church of the abbey of Santo Domingo de Silos, the acoustic ambience is perfectly suited to the sung prayer and the exceeding quality of the monks' beautiful art. The album also includes extensive liner-notes about each individual piece.