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Given the prevalence of, and admiration for, Elgar’s three large-scale oratorios and The Music Makers, it is good to hear a new recording of some of Elgar’s. Sheet Music – £ – A sheet music choral arrangement of Elgar’s “Ecce Sacerdos Magnus” for mixed voice choir. Ecce sacerdos magnus is an antiphon and a responsory from the common of confessor priest, in whose place the bishop stands. It has been often set to music by composers, including Anton Bruckner, Edward Elgar and Jules Van Nuffel.

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The choir sings well throughout and almost without fail produces a well-blended sound.

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The following is a complete text and translation of a different version, which may be used at the procession of a bishop at a solemn celebration of ordination:. Ecce sacerdos magnus is an antiphon and a responsory from the common of confessor bishops in the Liturgy of the Hours and in the Graduale Romanumand the Epistle in their proper Mass.

February Total duration: Worcester Cathedral ChoirDonald Hunt conductor. In some of the short, quieter pieces, such as They are at rest and Ecce sacerdos magnusthey achieve a standard as near perfection as any.


In others, the response is: This page was last edited on 11 Julyat exce You can help Wikipedia by expanding it. He was for many years Mayor of Worcester and was later responsible for Elgar receiving the freedom of the city. Katharina von Siena in Birmingham orchestriert.

In this case it is dedicated to his boyhood friend Hubert Leicester, the son of a Worcester printer.

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Behold a great priest who in his days pleased God: James O’Donnell has chosen the tempi carefully, sacerxos the music enough space to breathe in the Abbey’s generous acoustic whilst managing to avoid any sense of dragging. The site is also available in several languages. The priest mentioned in the hymn refers to Christ, the high priest, in whose place the bishop stands.


And Robert Quinney is a tremendous asset: Retrieved from ” https: His career was spent as a Worcester Accountant. March Learn how and when to remove this template message.

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Glory to the Father and to the Son and to the Holy Spirit. Don’t show me this message again. Update Required To play the media you will need to either update your browser to a recent version or update scaerdos Flash plugin.

This Christian music -related article is a stub. Its words are, Ecce sacerdos magnus, qui in diebus suis, placuit Deo, which means “behold the great priest, who in his days, pleased God”. Gloria patri et filio et spiritui sancto.

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