Joubert J - There is no rose of such virtue

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Anthem

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Recorded on
4 December 2008

Words

There is no rose of such virtue
as is the rose that bare Jesu: Alleluia.

For in this rose contained was
heaven and earth in little space: Res miranda.

By that rose we may well see
there be one God in persons three: Pares forma.

Then leave we all this worldly mirth
and follow we this joyous birth: Transeamus.

Words anonymous, 15th century

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Magnificat 2
April 2021

The second release in our Magnificat series features nine settings of the Evening Canticles, sung daily at Evensong.

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Recorded on
4 April 2021
  • Hymn: Jesus Christ is risen today (tune: Easter Hymn)
  • Byrd: Mass for three voices
  • Gradual: Psalm 118 vv. 14–24 (tone vi)
  • Preacher: The Dean
  • Offertory: Palestrina Haec dies
  • Hymn: Thine be the glory (tune: Maccabaeus)
  • Tournemire: Improvisation on 'Victimae paschali laudes'

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