Lux - Voces8 CD
Voces8 are a world-acclaimed group of eight gifted young singers who form one perfect sound, and add a contemporary edge in stunning original arrangements to plainchant, classical and popular hymns. Following their best- selling album Eventide, this new recording Lux – the Latin for “light” – brings radiance, hope and comfort through a luminous selection of pieces that demonstrates there are few more inspiring means of representing the power of light in all its spiritual and mystical guises than the ethereal sound of beautiful human voices blended into a choir.
The 15 pieces on this album span over 400 years with hymns from Thomas Tallis and Gregorio Allegri to John Tavener and Patrick Hawes, including Allegri’s Miserere, Tallis’ O Nata Lux, Tavener’s Mother of God Here I Stand, Hawes’ Prayer to a Guardian Angel, plus Ubi Caritas, Lux Aeterna, Ave Mariaand 8 more stirring hymns.
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