Mass for St Cecilia

Lou Harrison’s Mass for Saint Cecilia, celebrating the Patron Saint of Music and women musicians. With arrangements and additional composition by Jack Body, Budi Putra, Karen Plimmer, and others.

Performed by the Choir of the Sacred Heart Cathedral and Gamelan Padhang Moncar with soloists, Madeleine Pierard, Leila Adu-Gilmore and Josie Burdon, and Su Yi on harp.

Sorry, no longer available.



all tracks by Lou Harrison unless otherwise indicated

Track Listing:

1. Prelude (improvisation)

2. Introit

3. Karanga to Hine Raukatauri (Josie Burdon)

4. Kyrie

5. Gloria

6. Cecilia’s Gift (Leila Adu-Gilmore)

7. Gradual

8. Alleluia

9. Offertory

10. To Music (Budi Putra)

11. Sanctus

12. Agnus Dei

13. Communion

14. Hymn

15. Ite

16. St Bernard’s Prayer (Susan Frykberg)