Sacred Heart Music Blog

The 28th Sunday in Ordinary Time

Prelude: Symphonie 2 II. Pastoral Charles-Marie Widor (1844-1937) The Pastoral begins with a solo melody played on the oboe accompanied by the flute - very "pastorial". Can you see the sheep? Then several different themes are heard. But they are all related in some...

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27 Sunday in Ordinary Time

“Praeludium Circulare” Symphonie 2 [Final Version 1928/29] Charles Marie Widor (1844-1937) is a piece of music that Widor worked on throughout his life. He changed it by recomposing, and reworking the piece four or five times. The final version goes through all the...

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Trinity Sunday

Prelude: The Mystery of the Holy Trinity from Glorious Bodies by Oliver Messiaen This is the last of seven compositions that form Glorious Bodies. The cycle was finished in August 1939 just before the Second Wold War began. The entire piece is dedicated to the number...

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Find mp3 recordings of the Sacred Heart choir below.  These are amateur recordings taken by choir members throughout the liturgical year.  Please be cautious when listening with headphones, as there are sudden volume changes due to music dynamics and noises in the...

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