Rachmaninoff Vesper with translation

icons sinai 6th century by carulmare on flickrSongs of Hope spotlight on 17 Aug 2014 was one of Rachmaninoffs vespers “Blessed is the man”. Rod gives a translation at the start. This is top shelf choral work. It is unaccompanied. It is great for worshipping God. You will recognise the work “Allelujah”.

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Gregorian Chants podcast

jesusListen again to Songs of Hope hymns podcast of Gregorian chants. The chants include:

  • Agnus Dei – Gregorian Sense
  • Magnificat – Jules Dupont Gregorian chants
  • Benedicamus Domino – Jules Dupont Gregorian chants

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Hymns: Orthodox Christian Worship

red-squareListen again to a podcast of Russian Orthodox worship music from 1910. Its extracts from Rachmaninov’s “Liturgy of St John Chrysostom”. The extracts are :

  • The Great Litany
  • The Little Entrance

Presented by Chris Whiting. This music is great for contemplation of God.

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Russian Holy Music

On Songs of Hope this week we feature Christian music for worship from two Russian composers, Sergei Rachmaninoff and Pavel Chesnokov. Our DJ is Chris Whiting. Presentation duration is 11 minutes

  • Liturgy of St John Chrysostom – Rachmaninoff
  • We praise thee – Chesnokov
  • Vespers – Rachmaninoff

Brought to us by Chris Whiting on Southern FM on 21 July 2013

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