Mater Natura (parte prima) [22:31] Mater Natura (parte seconda) [22:56] Stabat Mater [05:39]
Mater Natura is Marco Lucchi's digital rendering of "Stabat Mater" by Estonian composer Arvo Part, a sombre meditation on current events.
"una preghiera pagana
"One must prepare a comfortable seat with several cushions and embroidered covers, from all that is found in the house, like one who prepares a canopy for a bride. For the Shabbat is a queen and a bride. This is why the masters of the Mishna used to go out on the eve of Shabbat to receive her on the road, and used to say: 'Come, O bride, come, O bride!' And one must sing and rejoice at the table in her honor ... one must receive the Lady with many lighted candles, many enjoyments, beautiful clothes, and a house embellished with many fine appointments ...
(while hearing from Japan)" --Marco Lucchi
Credits: Recorded & produced by Marco Lucchi originally released 15 March 2011 musichevirtuali.org