O Lord Thou shalt open my lips and my mouth shall declare Thy praise.

Friday, August 15, 2014

Chants for the Theotokos, for Her Dormition

As we celebrate the Queen of Heaven ascending to the Cherubim Throne:

A sessional hymn for the feast, in Spanish:

And from the Latin Rite, Palestrina's motet, based on the Alleluia for the Mass of the feast: