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Stop War - In Pace


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Orlando di Lasso 1532-1594, former head of the Court's Chapel in my hometown Munich, inspired me to arrange his setting for three voices "In pace" for synths, drums, guitar and vocals.

I continue my series "Stop War". This piece is dedicated to all the peaceful people who prefer to make love, not war :-)

Vocal setting by Orlando di Lasso
Music, vocals and production by dirigent
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Lyrics
Latin text taken from Ps. 4 ix-x:

In pace in idipsum dormiam et requiescam:
quoniam tu Domine singulariter in spe constituisti me.


English Translation:

Peacefully I immediately fall asleep and lie at rest,
because you alone, Lord, have given me security.
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Uploaded: May 14, 2008 - 04:36:14 AM
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jiguma said 3482 days ago (May 14th, 2008)
Wonderful!
Another inspiring contribution Andreas. I love what you do with these old works - the way you bring them very much into the 21st century.
Neil
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Feter said 3482 days ago (May 14th, 2008)
Stop War - In Pace
Majistical ...and magnificent ..Lasso indeed
one of my fav composers ..the wonderful opening
was so brilliant ..thnx alot for sharin such gem !!
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Roxylee said 3482 days ago (May 14th, 2008)
Another triumph
I was thinking of the parable of the talents this morning, and Andreas, you are surely using yours. The message is timeless, and your instrumentation lets us see that. This is beautiful...
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said 3481 days ago (May 14th, 2008)
Stop War -In Pace
Andreas !

You are 'Amazing' I am blown away by your wonderful vocals
and your music is just soo 'Fantastic' and ' Beautiful' beyond belief.

I have just had your gorgous music make love to me and thats for sure.
Thank you for sharing your lovely works of 'Great Musical' fine art with us.
And what superb lyrics.
Peace Dee xx
Skean said 3481 days ago (May 14th, 2008)
Amazing
Wows what can I say more then I love every minute of it.
You are too good my friend... Fave, d-load for sure.
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LunaTrick said 3481 days ago (May 14th, 2008)
Marvelous!!!
Superb modern adaptation - and as per usual, your vocal harmonies, sense of timing and delivery, are beyond my beleaguered praise. I really like the backing track too - which recontextualizes and invigorates this ancient text. Bravo!
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said 3481 days ago (May 14th, 2008)
simply great!
... professionell
futzpucker said 3481 days ago (May 15th, 2008)
Beautiful, inspiring...
I am always awestruck by your vocal mastery. The fact that you use it to perfection and place it in the unique settings you create continues to delight us here. Your musicianship is top notch.

Beautiful rendition, Andreas.
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Bowman said 3480 days ago (May 15th, 2008)
Very moving work.
Love the sentiments. Brought tears to my ears.
Fabulous.
Best,
Charlie
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DWL said 3480 days ago (May 16th, 2008)
Old meets new
I love how you blend the contemporary sounds with the traditional.

Wonderful

Cheers

Dick


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alfalpha said 3476 days ago (May 20th, 2008)
We have finally met...
Thanks to Neil (Jiguma), who has sung your praises to me...with this treatment of Orlando di Lasso, you have immediately made an immediate fan- I will make some time to listen to your other work.

I am overwhelmed...

Best Regards!

Alf
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dirigent said 3476 days ago (May 20th, 2008)
Thanks
Thanks a lot for your friendly words :-) Has been a big pleasure to listen to your latest work either.
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thetiler said 3468 days ago (May 27th, 2008)
nice description
and sound, the vocal is amazing and how it works in with music. Wow!

This I am so glad to have come across this gem. Sorry I didn't get here earlier dirig,

I surely love the way the vocal sounds so much, you do such a fine job to accent those vocals as well.

Way to go!
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Name: Andreas Herrmann
Location: Munich Bavaria Germany
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Born 1963 in Munich, Germany. I've been working as a freelancing musician since 1980 and as honorary professor of choral conducting since 1995. At the University I'm teaching choral conductors, church musicians and composers, especially composers who... [see more]

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