Advent Music: “Legends of St Nicholas”

I suppose I could have posted this a week ago Thursday. But the observance of Saint Nicholas is entwined with Advent and Christmas both, so I’m sure it’s not that much of a problem to suggest giving Anonymous 4 a listen for their disc, Legends of St Nicholas. They seem to have many selections from other recordings available for a quick listen on YouTube, but nothing at all from this disk.

This collection includes a variety of forms: plainchant, songs, and very early polyphony rendering liturgical texts, including a few readings from the legendary traditions of the bishop of Myra.

About these ads

About catholicsensibility

Todd and his family live in Ames, Iowa. He serves a Catholic parish of both Iowa State students and town residents.
This entry was posted in Advent, Music. Bookmark the permalink.

2 Responses to Advent Music: “Legends of St Nicholas”

  1. Jon says:

    not to mention it is your brothers confirmed name……..:)

  2. Todd says:

    Huh. I never knew that. More Catholic family heritage.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s