Strange Days (Click on the above image to see/hear Galileo's Daughters' weekly Anthem, or click here) We reached into our archives to find a suitable piece of music that we hope will offer some comfort to our friends, as we all try to comprehend how something so small has taken over all of our lives. Please enjoy our anthem offering in lieu of church, temple, mosque, or other place of worship. As Galileo's Daughters was inspired by the life of a 17th-century nun,healing and comfort through music is also our inspiration. In Trouble and Adversitie (John Taverner, c. 1490-1545) Galileo's Daughters Sarah Pillow, soprano; Mary Anne Ballard, tenor viol with guests: Lynn Fergusson, treble viol Douglas Kelley and Webster Williams, bass viols
Anthem text: In trouble and adversity, the Lord will hear thee still, The majesty of Jacob's God will thee defend from ill, And send thee from his holy place his help at ev'ry need, And so in Sion ‘stablish thee, and make thee strong indeed.
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