“Blessed Flesh of the Virgin Mary”

By |2020-09-08T14:24:15-05:00December 8th, 2017|Categories: Audio/Video, Catholicism, Mother of God, Music|

"Beata Viscera Marie Virginis" ("Blessed Flesh of the Virgin Mary") is a piece intended for the Communion section of a Mass honoring the Blessed Mother of God. This setting is a monophonic (one-voice) "conductus," a musical form that gained in popularity during the lifetime of the medieval church composer Perotin, and which was intended to be sung [...]