Taking its title from the prayer composed by Saint Ignatius, this CD presents works from the projected second volume of the Niepojęta Trójco hymnal. It contains many works from the Gregorian and medieval traditions, which are strong sources of inspiration for young artists in Poland.
Pieśń o nadziei
SONG OF HOPE
This recording is dedicated to the works of a young Dominican composer,
Fr. Dawid Kusz, O.P. Fr. Kusz’s instrumental and choral pieces are fine examples of artistic creativity at the service of sacred liturgy.
O INEXPRESSIBLE TRINITY
The first in a series of CDs that give audio examples of works from the hymnal of the same title. This recording was produced in cooperation with the student and youth chaplaincies of the Dominican community in Krakow.
The second recording in the Niepojęta Trójco series. This CD focuses on music for the Easter season, composed by lay composers and gifted Dominicans from Poland and France.
Sławcie usta, Radosna Światłości
MY MOUTH SHALL SING
Another recording produced in the days immediately following the Easter Triduum, by the same artists who participated in the liturgy. For this CD, a large choir recorded an ambitious series of hymns focusing on the mystery of the Eucharist (Holy Thursday) and Christ’s Passion (Good Friday).
O JOYOUS LIGHT
This popular recording features music from the Easter Vigil, as sung in the Dominican Basilica of the Holy Trinity in Krakow. The same musicians and vocalists performed on the recording as at the liturgy, bringing the prayerful atmosphere of the Vigil home to the listener.
The second recording by Fr. Dawid Kusz, focusing on the Virgin Mary. These contemporary works allude to the Renaissance and Baroque canons through an ambitious use of polyphony.
Jezu, Śliczny Kwiecie
JESUS, LOVELY FLOWER
This CD takes its title from a traditional Polish Christmas carol. It presents
a beautiful selection of new music and old carols in new arrangements, sung by the Dominican friars of Krakow and accompanied by Dominican instrumentalists. The recording re-creates the warm atmosphere of Christmas in the cloister.
Radość nasza z Mesyjasza
MESSIAH, CAUSE OF OUR JOY
This is a recording of traditional Christmas carols performed by young people involved in the Dominican chaplaincies of the northern Polish city of Szczecin.