In the Heart of the Desert (CD) Cyprian Consiglio, OSB Cam, and John Pennington
In the Heart of the Desert (CD) Songs, Chants & Meditations for the Journey Cyprian Consiglio, OSB Cam, and John Pennington Tracks: 1)Animas Run 2)Benedicta es Tu 3)Dance of The Seventh Sky 4)I Will Bow and Be Simple 5)In the Heart of The Desert 6)Lead Me From Death Into Life 7)Mirror No. 1 8)Mountain Poem #13 9)O Virtus Sapientiae 10)Phoenix 11)Rachel's Lament 12)This Is Who You Are What do you get when you put a Camaldolese monk known for his experimentation with chant forms and a world-class percussionist/music professor together in one room? You might end up with In the Heart of the Desert CD, a collection of music that crosses boundaries to find the sacred sound at the heart of the spiritual journey. This collection is a mix of instrumentals and songs with rhythms from around the world. The song texts are drawn from a wellspring of ancient sacred sources -- Buddhist and Hindu as well as Christian. In the Heart of the Desert CD features an array of unusual percussion instruments including the mbira, crotales, caxixi, shekere, congas, Filipino buzzing sticks and many others.