“How we need another soul to cling to. To rest and trust; to give your soul in confidence: I need this, I need someone to pour myself into.” (Sylvia Plath, […]
Annunzio Paolo Mantovani and his Orchestra from Portrait in Musik (1970). Barbra Streisand sings Alan Jay Lerner’s On a Clear Day…
Dirty Three, “Lullabye for Christie,” in the The Young Pope (Mini-Series, 2016).
Song for Athene “Alleluia, Alleluia. May flights of angels sing thee to thy rest. Alleluia, Alleluia. Remember me O Lord, when you come into your kingdom. Alleluia, Alleluia. Give rest […]
John Tavener’s Fragments of a Prayer
Morten Lauridsen Nordic Chamber Choir Translation — Latin text O magnum mysterium, et admirabile sacramentum, ut animalia viderent Dominum natum, jacentem in praesepio! Beata Virgo, cuius viscera meruerunt portare Dominum Iesum […]
Theosophical Movement is like this pie shop today. It’s a perfect allusion. You’re the customer! It’s like fixing up a good slop of pies [bad philosophy and science]. We will […]
Salve Mater Misericordiae. I have many Gregorian chants. This Polish Zabrze Youth Choir (Zabrzański Chór Młodzieżowy) stood out years ago to me. I like the very old songs of the […]
“Lament of the Mother of God” Winchester Cathedral Choir with Solveig Kringelborn.
Why do so many movements decline and forget their origins, to the point they cannot even laugh at themselves, or handle a much deserved critique from those that care the most […]
An amusing allusion to charlatan occultists.