Panis angelicus

Mixed voices a cappella

This lovely setting of St Thomas Aquinas’s famous Corpus Christi text will be useful all year round for church choirs which like to perform unaccompanied motets during the administration of Holy Communion.

With its independently moving parts, gentle chromaticism and slow, lilting 5/4 metre, it is a calming evocation of the mystery of the sacrament. In the second verse, the soprano line escapes upwards as if in aspiration for heaven to which the sacrament leads us.

SKU: CHR-1503 Categories: , Instrumentation:
Season or Event:Communion, Corpus Christi, Holy Week, Mass, Maundy Thursday
Descriptive Tags:Angels, Comfort, Heaven, Salvation
Difficulty:Intermediate, Advanced Student
Instrumentation:A Cappella
Sacred or Secular:Sacred
Duration:1-5 Minutes
Voicing:SATB
Language:Latin

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