A Prayer to St. John the Baptist
Liturgical Day: Advent 3, Year A
Musical forces: Choir
Accompanying instruments: organ
Text source: Guido d’Arezzo’s Ut queant laxis (itself a Hymn to John the Baptist, as well as a medieval music-teaching mnemonic) with Thomas Merton’s poem on the same subject.
Score link: https://global.oup.com/academic/product/a-prayer-to-st-john-the-baptist-9780193527836?cc=us&lang=en&
Recording link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BMIq1iuP8_w