Heartfelt Music from Arvo Part Arvo Part says he found his musical voice by letting everything unimportant fall away. His heartfelt directness has made him one of today's best-loved composers. We'll hear a concert performance of his 1988 Magnificat. The Bel Canto Company gave the concert at Christ United Methodist Church, in Greenville, North Carolina.
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Heartfelt Music from Arvo Part

Heartfelt Music from Arvo Part

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Arvo Part says he found his musical voice by letting everything unimportant fall away. His heartfelt directness has made him one of today's best-loved composers. We'll hear a concert performance of his 1988 Magnificat. The Bel Canto Company gave the concert at Christ United Methodist Church, in Greenville, North Carolina.

Hear Magnificat for Choir and Solo Soprano

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