Episode #3105

Sacred Music from Eastern Europe

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Saturday, December 08, 2012

We’ll listen to Estonian composer Arvo Part’s Te Deum, a beautiful work with a tinge of Eastern mysticism on this New Sounds.  There’s also music from Ukranian composer Vladimir Marynov, featuring the Russian group, Opus Posthumous.  Plus, music from Anton Batagov, based on the music of Buddhist chants, specifically the thirty-seven precepts of The Tibetan monk, yogi and philosopher Gyalsey Thogmey Zangpo (1285-1369.)

PROGRAM #        3105, Music From Eastern Europe   (First aired on 8/19/2010)                                                     





Opus Posth


Vladimir Martynov: Gloria, excerpt [1:00]

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Arvo Part

Te Deum

Te Deum [28:47]

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David James, Opus Posth


Vladimir Martynov: Gloria, [6:57]

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Anton Batagov & Lama Tsering Dondrub

The Monk Thogmey’s Thirty-Seven Precepts

Verses 32-37, Epilogue [14:05]

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