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St. Cecilia inspired music spanning time, space, and genre. Explore some more recent music connected to #StCeciliasDay

David Byrne and Brian Eno, “The River” lyrics:  

(St Cecilia section is at about 1:50)

Paul Simon’s “The Coast,” lyrics

Foo Fighters, “Saint Cecilia,” lyrics:

Arvo Pärt, Vergina Romana,  text and translation


Check out some poetry related to #StCeciliasDay


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Create your own music inspired by Britten’s Hymn to St. Cecilia