O Magnum Mysterium
composer: Nancy Galbraith (2006)
author: traditional
genre: Sacred: SATB choir, piano & flute
length: 1 movement, 4:00 minutes
publisher: Subito Music Publishing (ASCAP)
60 Depot Street, Verona, NJ 07044
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world premiere: 29 April 2007
Beit Benedict Festival Choir
Thomas Octave, conductor
Svetlana Krasnova, piano; Anne Kreft, flute
St. Procopius Abbey, Lisle, Illinois
program notes: "O Magnum Mysterium" was premiered along with the composer's Novena in a program titled "Interfaith Concert for Peace in the Holy Land." The concert was presented in support of the Beit Benedict Interfaith Peace Center at Dormition Abbey in Jerusalem. "O Magnum Mysterium" was commissioned by Mr. Allen Krynicky.
recording: Sacred Songs & Interludes
The Pittsburgh Camerata; Rebecca Rollett, music director
Alberto Almarza, flute; Anthony Rollett, piano