Manahan Thomas, who was born and bred in Swansea and is renowned for her Baroque performances, will also sing visionary works by the late John Tavener and the medieval abbess, Hildegard von Bingen
, before joining the choir for Faure's inimitable setting of the Requiem (on May 3 at St Edmund's Church).
In A God in the House: Poets Talk about Faith (2012), Howe speaks candidly to Ilya Kaminsky and Katherine Towler about her Catholic faith, reading Hildegard von Bingen
and Simone Weil, coming to terms with "structural evil" in the world, her belief in "a God behind God," and her "hope that there is meaning in the end.
However, the texts that relate the story range from the "gnostic" gospels of the Apocrypha to settings of Latin chant by Hildegard von Bingen
to the Spanish poems of Rosario Castellanos.
Music in Print and Beyond: Hildegard von Bingen
to The Beatles
Cerys also writes and presents radio documentaries for BBC Radio 4 and 2 on subjects as diverse as Mahalia Jackson, Shark Fishing, Mississippi Blues, Cuba, Rugby, Hildegard Von Bingen
and Sacred Harp Singing.
15) and 12th-century composer Hildegard von Bingen
Their voices echoed in the venue as sacred figures, singing "Byzantine songs in Arabic, Syriac chants and a song in German by Saint Hildegard Von Bingen
," as Hage explained.
Dunbar's musical exploration is sweeping, stylistically and chronologically, ranging from Pauline Oliveros to Fanny Hensel, from the International Sweethearts of Rhythm to Hildegard von Bingen
and Libby Larsen, as well as West African, Mexican, and Jewish music.
Illuminations: A Novel of Hildegard von Bingen
, by historical novelist Mary Sharratt, is the other.
Milligan, who is passionate about the historical usages of medicinal plants, will explore a variety of old world plants used by mystic herbalist Hildegard von Bingen
It is true that such kinds of "universalism" began as far back as Hildegard von Bingen
and went on all the way to Leibniz.
Joan of Arc, Hildegard Von Bingen
, Mother Teresa, and Teresa of Avila are all examples of women who were not held back by their belief systems, or by so-called gender issues.