Feb 06

Vox clamantis in deserto [The voice of one crying in the wilderness] (Matthew 3:3; Mark 1:3; Luke 3:4; John 1:23; Isaiah 40:3) – Juan Esquivel

St. John the Baptist Preaching, c. 1665, by Mattia Preti

St. John the Baptist Preaching, c. 1665, by Mattia Preti

Matthew 3:3; Mark 1:3; Luke 3:4; John 1:23; Isaiah 40:3 [Latin]

The voice of one crying in the wilderness, Prepare ye the way of the Lord, make his paths straight.


Vox clamantis in deserto, by Juan Esquivel (c. 1560 – after 1625)

Performed by the Choristers of the Schola Cantorum of Tewkesbury Abbey, with The Gesualdo Six

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May 28

Vigilate [Watch] (Mark 13:35-37) – William Byrd

William Byrd - c.1540-1623.

William Byrd – c.1540-1623. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Mark 13:35-37 [Latin]

35 Watch ye therefore: for ye know not when the master of the house cometh, at even, or at midnight, or at the cock crowing, or in the morning:

36 Lest coming suddenly he find you sleeping.

37 And what I say unto you I say unto all, Watch.


Vigilate (from Cantiones sacrae I1589) composed by William Byrd (1540-1623)


Performed by The Tallis Scholars

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