Catholic music director and
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- O Salutaris is a prayer (in this case, sung) that is mostly associated with the solemnity of the Benediction service, where one would be deep in prayer.
For these reasons the music needs to support the congregations prayers by being an 'encouraging' background. Most of the congregation I see in most churches would find the 'clever'tonal movements distracting. Compare to the effect of the Plainchant O Salutaris
Published on: 30 November 2015