Pange lingua et Tantum ergo

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Anton Bruckner

Pange lingua et Tantum ergo


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Anton Bruckner's rough contemporary, priest and composer Franz Xaver Witt, was the founder and spearhead of the Cecilian Movement, the aim of which was to restore Roman Catholic church music to the purity and comparative simplicity of the Palestrinian style. This called for the elimination of orchestral accompaniment a... read more