hildegard of bingen

hildegard of bingen

Anonymous 4 - The Origin Of Fire: Music of Hildegard von Bingen

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'This is the finest Hildegard recording ever made' 'Returning to the music of Hildegard of Bingen, the 12th-century German abbess and mystic, Anonymous 4 explores the theme of the Pentecostal power of the "Fiery pirit". Hildegard's intensely emotional chants and visions (incl. the monumental hymn O ignee spiritus and some of her finest antiphons) are presented here framed by hymns and sequences that she and her convent sisters would have heard and sung every day' 00:00 - - 01 Hymn: Veni creator spiritus 4:26 04:26 - - 02 Sequence: Veni spiritus eternorum alme 2:37 07:03 - - 03 Antiphon: O quam mirabilis est 3:26 10:29 - - 04 & Track 05 Vision 1: The fire of creation 4:52 15:21 - - 06 Sequence: O ignis spiritus paracliti 7:50 23:11 - - 07 & Track 08 Vision 2: Wisdom and her sisters 5:29 28:40 - - 09 Responsory: O felix anima 6:33 35:13 - - 10 & Track 11 Vision 3: The fiery spirit 6:54 42:07 - - 12 Hymn: O ignee spiritus 10:02 52:09 - - 13 & Track 14 Vision 4: Love 5:24 57:33 - - 15 Antiphon: Caritas habundat in omnia 2:16 59:49 - - 16 Antiphon: O eterne deus 2:31 62:20 - - 17 Hymn: Beata nobis gaudia 2:47 .