New releases for June of 1989, including Henry Threadgill Sextet, Power in the House: New Music from Nebraska, Alasdair Fraser and Paul Machlis, The Battlefield Band with Alison Kinnaird, and the New Instrument Trio.
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This New Sounds program takes a new look at the ancient form of ritual music for evening prayer – Vespers. This evening prayer service, also known as “eveningsong,” is found in both Western and Eastern (Byzantine) Catholicism, along with Eastern Orthodox, Anglican, and Lutheran churches, and some Protestant denominations as well. The idea was to have a service at sunset, when the sun’s angle would hit the church and set it aglow with magical light through the stained glass windows.
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