RECENTLY alerted our readers to a truly inspiring new initiative: The Brébeuf Virtual Choir. In a nutshell, these Catholic musicians were so disappointed this year’s Sacred Music Symposium was canceled (due to Covid-19) they decided to sing with each other virtually. Well, they’re at it again, with one of my favorite hymn arrangements of the ISTE CONFESSOR, with harmonies taken from the new Saint Jean de Brébeuf Hymnal. Don’t miss marker 1:45; the beauty is palpable:
Towards the beginning of the video, there is a guest appearance by a famous FSSP priest—who sings on the video. I’d love to know how they made that happen!
Here’s how it sounded at the actual Sacred Music Symposium: