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RIZZA, M.: Choral Works (Mysterium amoris) (Gaudete Ensemble, Dougan)

Margaret Rizza sang professionally for twenty-five years, before teaching at London’s Guildhall School of Music and Drama. She has directed music groups, making many recordings. She began composing in 1997 and has since earned huge admiration for her ‘Classical Contemporary’ sound world, works of spiritual contemplation and great beauty. Hers is music of great spiritual depth and, whether a cappella or for vocal and instrumental forces, it generates a sense of lyricism and healing resolution.

Rizza, Margaret
Bible - New Testament, lyricist(s)

  Ave Maria
1.   Ave Maria 00:05:15

Rizza, Margaret

  O Magnum Mysterium
2.   O Magnum Mysterium 00:02:15

Rizza, Margaret
Main, John, lyricist(s)

  In the Silence
3.   In the Silence 00:05:50

Rizza, Margaret
Merton, Thomas, lyricist(s)

  Mary Slept
4.   Mary Slept 00:03:32

Rizza, Margaret
St. John of the Cross, lyricist(s)

  Fire of Love
5.   Fire of Love 00:06:10

Rizza, Margaret

  O Sapientia
6.   O Sapientia 00:04:40

Rizza, Margaret
St. Patrick, lyricist(s)

  Christ be Near
7.   Christ be Near 00:03:33

Rizza, Margaret
Main, John, lyricist(s)

  Mysterium Amoris
8.   Mysterium Amoris 00:05:15

Rizza, Margaret
Bible - Old Testament, lyricist(s)

  Veni Jesu
9.   Veni Jesu 00:03:52

Rizza, Margaret
Mass Text, lyricist(s)

  Sanctus Dominus
10.   Sanctus Dominus 00:04:58

Rizza, Margaret
Hildegard of Bingen, lyricist(s)

  O Speculum Columbe
11.   O Speculum Columbe 00:05:57

Rizza, Margaret
Adam, David, lyricist(s)

  Rising Prayer
12.   Rising Prayer 00:03:43

Rizza, Margaret
Cadmus, Ronald W., lyricist(s)

  Mysterious Night
13.   Mysterious Night 00:06:40

Rizza, Margaret
Bible - Old Testament, lyricist(s)

  Oculi Mei
14.   Oculi Mei 00:04:01

Rizza, Margaret
Hildegard of Bingen, lyricist(s)

  Ave Generosa
15.   Ave Generosa 00:06:40

Total Playing Time: 01:12:21

Rizza, Margaret

Adam, David; Bible - New Testament; Bible - Old Testament; Cadmus, Ronald W.; Hildegard of Bingen; Main, John; Mass Text; Merton, Thomas; St. John of the Cross; St. Patrick

Dougan, Eamonn

Gaudete Ensemble

Label: Naxos

Genre: Choral - Sacred

Catalogue No: 8.573039

Barcode: 747313303977

Physical Release: 11/2012

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