Horae: A Musical Book of Hours Progress Report from videographer Sumi Wu
Turning the pages of a manuscript surviving nearly 600 years lit a constellation of feelings: awe, that I am holding a book marked by so many years, miles, and untold... Read more
Final Update 8: Compline & THANK YOU
We are indebted to YOU - our wonderful supporters - whom have led us to reach our goal! Thank you times infinity. In Gratitude - In Mulieribus Singers and Board. ... Read more
Update 7: Vespers
Below is our seventh update – Vespers. Thank you for supporting the Book of Hours project.
Marking the twelfth hour of the day, or 6pm, is Vespers, also known as... Read more
Update 6: None
Read on for our sixth update – None – below. Thank you for your continued support!
Like Terce and Sext, None derives from the Latin word for ninth (nona), and... Read more
Update 5: Sext
Our fifth update – Sext – is below. Thank you for your continued support!
Sext is the midday prayer recited at noon. Taking its name from the Latin word for... Read more
Update 4: Terce
Here's our fourth weekly update – Terce. Thank you for supporting our project!
Terce derives its name from the Latin word for ‘third’ (tertia), and is the mid-morning prayer recited... Read more
Update 3: Prime
Here is our third weekly update – Prime. Thank you once again for your continued support!
Prime, referring to the first hour of daylight, was said around 6am, usually right... Read more
Update 2: Lauds
A huge ‘Thank You!’ goes out to our project supporters. Below is our second weekly update – Lauds. Thank you again!
Lauds, the second hour, consists of songs of praise... Read more
Update 1: Matins
We’d like to thank all of our supporters – Thank you all SO MUCH for your SUPPORT OF OUR PROJECT!
We will post weekly updates, synchronized to highlight each of... Read more