Eight Maids-a-Milking

Can you milk swans? Or do the maids bring their own cows? I’m not convinced about all these presents. Image from http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Santa_Maria_del_Mar2.JPG. I don’t have much to say tonight. https://player.soundcloud.com/player.swf?url=http%3A%2F%2Fapi.soundcloud.com%2Ftracks%2F32140436 Ther is no rose of swych vertu by artsyhonker REFRAIN: … Continue reading

Two Turtle Doves

Okay, there are no turtle doves in this file. Just me, and a serpent. The version I sing isn’t exactly what’s on that ancient manuscript; but it is good fun. https://player.soundcloud.com/player.swf?url=http%3A%2F%2Fapi.soundcloud.com%2Ftracks%2F31662968 Resonet in Laudibus by artsyhonker Resonet in laudibusCum jucundis … Continue reading

Multi-tracking chant experiment

This is a brief experiment with multi-tracking chant. http://player.soundcloud.com/player.swf?url=http%3A%2F%2Fapi.soundcloud.com%2Ftracks%2F19235111 Creator lucis optime (English) by artsyhonker You see, I’ve got this hare-brained idea about podcasting a sung Compline online, possibly in some kind of Whitacre-style virtual choir. That’s hard to coordinate, … Continue reading