Regarding Franck's Panis Angelicus

By Laughlyn, in 'Pronunciation, Spelling and Listen to Latin', May 18, 2017.

  1. Laughlyn New Member

    I was wondering why Franck's version as popularly performed by e.g. Pavarotti introduces "cœlicus" instead of Aquinas' "caelicus", and what the pronunciation of Franck's variant is based upon? We're performing this with my church choir, and I'd like to use as correct a form as possible.

    Kind regards,

    Laughlyn
  2. rothbard Active Member

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    London
    In ecclesiastical Latin the two variants are pronounced in the same way. See here, for example.
    Laughlyn and Terry S. like this.
  3. Laughlyn New Member

    Thank you very much!

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