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Kevin Allen has developed a unique reputation as a composer of church music for the Roman Rite, and currently serves as choirmaster for the Monastery of the Holy Cross in Chicago.
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“One must pray to God not only with theologically precise formulas, but also in a beautiful and dignified way. The Christian community must make an examination of conscience so that the beauty of music and song will return increasingly to the liturgy.”
— Pope Saint John Paul II (26 February 2003)
Motecta Trium Vocum • Motets For Three Voices
published 15 August 2013 by Kevin Allen

OMPOSER KEVIN ALLEN has set twelve Eucharistic Motets for three voices. The texts are appropriate at all times of the Liturgical year. This special performance edition avoids all page turns and includes Psalm Tone texts in Latin and English so the length will always match perfectly the Liturgical action.

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Feel free to listen to an audio sample. Please share this promotional video with your friends. And don’t forget that Matthew J. Curtis has recorded a marvelous CD of the entire collection.

1. Desidero Mi Jesu   •   Video Sample (Equal Voices)

PRACTICE VIDEO (Primus)
PRACTICE VIDEO (Secundus)
PRACTICE VIDEO (Tertius)

2. O Salutaris Hostia   •   Video Sample (Equal Voices)

PRACTICE VIDEO (Primus)
PRACTICE VIDEO (Secundus)
PRACTICE VIDEO (Tertius)

3. Anima Christi   •   Video Sample (Equal Voices)

PRACTICE VIDEO (Primus)
PRACTICE VIDEO (Secundus)
PRACTICE VIDEO (Tertius)

4. Domine, Non Sum Dignus   •   Video Sample (Equal Voices)

PRACTICE VIDEO (Primus)
PRACTICE VIDEO (Secundus)
PRACTICE VIDEO (Tertius)

5. Sicut Novellae Olivarum   •   Video Sample (Equal Voices)

PRACTICE VIDEO (Primus)
PRACTICE VIDEO (Secundus)
PRACTICE VIDEO (Tertius)

6. Ave Sacer Christi Sanguis   •   Video Sample (Equal Voices)

PRACTICE VIDEO (Primus)
PRACTICE VIDEO (Secundus)
PRACTICE VIDEO (Tertius)

7. O Sacrum Convivium   •   Video Sample (Equal Voices)

PRACTICE VIDEO (Primus)
PRACTICE VIDEO (Secundus)
PRACTICE VIDEO (Tertius)

8. Panis Angelicus   •   Video Sample (Equal Voices)

PRACTICE VIDEO (Primus)
PRACTICE VIDEO (Secundus)
PRACTICE VIDEO (Tertius)

9. Tantum Ergo   •   Video Sample (Equal Voices)

PRACTICE VIDEO (Primus)
PRACTICE VIDEO (Secundus)
PRACTICE VIDEO (Tertius)

10. Te Decet Laus   •   Video Sample (Equal Voices)

PRACTICE VIDEO (Primus)
PRACTICE VIDEO (Secundus)
PRACTICE VIDEO (Tertius)

11. Paratur Nobis   •   Video Sample (Equal Voices)

PRACTICE VIDEO (Primus)
PRACTICE VIDEO (Secundus)
PRACTICE VIDEO (Tertius)

12. O Sanctissima   •   Video Sample (Equal Voices)

PRACTICE VIDEO (Primus)
PRACTICE VIDEO (Secundus)
PRACTICE VIDEO (Tertius)

ALTHOUGH THIS COLLECTION was designed for SSA or TTB choirs, the compositions also work well for mixed choirs, and a special transposition table has been included to help the choirmaster. Here’s how these motets sound in the transposed range:

Panis Angelicus (transposed for mixed choirs)   •   Video Sample

PRACTICE VIDEO (Primus)
PRACTICE VIDEO (Secundus)
PRACTICE VIDEO (Tertius)

O Salutaris (transposed for mixed choirs)   •   Video Sample

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