Here, he reconstructed a Lutheran Mass for Christmas morning as it might have been celebrated in 1620. The service is centered around the works of Michael Praetorius, one of the major German composers before JS Bach. The mass "Gantz Teudsch" is used as the centerpiece of the recording.
Mar 11, 2013 · Music; Song Christmas Mass - Processional:"Christum wir sollen loben schon" ... Praetorius - Lutheran Mass For Christmas Morning YouTube; Praetorius ... Christmas at the Time of Praetorius ... Praetorius's wish that his music be accessible is even more evident in the pieces from the Puericinium, all of which rely on contrast between verses for four solo boys' voices and a refrain chorus. And it is the boys who come out so well on this record, with only very occasional ragged edges or uncertainties of pitch.