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The Foundations of Music


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Heinrich Schutz
Celebration under the direction ot
Sir Hugh P. Allen
Symphoniac Sacrae
Mary Hamlin (soprano)
Kenneth Ellis (bass)
Anthony Lewis (organ)
The Boyd Neel String Orchestra
Leader, Louis Willoughby
Conducted by Trevor Harvey
Fili mi Absalom (0 Absalom, my son), for Bass and 4 trombones (from Symphoniae Sacrae, Part I, 1629)
Meine Seele erhebt den Herren (My soul doth magnify the Lord), for Soprano and Orchestra (from Symphoniac Sacrae, Part II, 1647)


Unknown: Heinrich Schutz
Unknown: Sir Hugh P. Allen
Unknown: Symphoniac Sacrae
Soprano: Mary Hamlin
Bass: Kenneth Ellis
Bass: Anthony Lewis
Leader: Louis Willoughby
Conducted By: Trevor Harvey
Unknown: Meine Seele

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