TCC Playlist: Babylon by Mountain Man

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Mountain Man

The vocal group, Mountain Man, starting singing together as students at Bennington College. Their a cappella arrangements are beautiful and spare. Listen to them sing Psalm 137, written by the prophet Jeremiah, about the exile of the Jewish people following the Babylonian conquest after the jump:

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TCC Playlist: Lord I Lift Your Name on High by The African Children’s Choir

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African Children's Choir
The African Children’s Choir has travelled the world, performed for heads of state, and collaborated with famous pop stars to raise money for humanitarian relief. What we like about “Lord I Lift Your Name on High” is that it’s easy to memorize and sing. Listen after the jump:

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Beautiful Savior: The St. Olaf Choir Winter Tour

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St. Olaf Choir

The St. Olaf Choir, the premier a capella choir in the United States, has begun its 2016 Winter Tour. It kicked off in Denver, Colorado, which is where our own Melissa Musick heard them perform. Get their concert schedule, hear them sing, & more from Melissa after the jump:

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TCC Films: Conducting Hope & The Memorial of St. Cecilia

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Conducting Hope

Today is the memorial of St. Cecilia, the patron of music and musicians. In honor of her and of the healing and ennobling power of music, The Catholic Catalogue recommends a documentary film called “Conducting Hope” about a prison choir. We think it does the good saint proud. Read more and watch the trailer after the jump:

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