Missa Brevis Christina of Markyate
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Christina of Markyate was a twelfth-century recluse who became prioress of Markyate, near St Albans in Hertfordshire. In this setting of the Missa Brevis, the text of each movement is linked to a period in her life. This Missa Brevis was commissioned by the Cathedral and Abbey Church of St. Alban for performance by the cathedral choir during the year of the 900th anniversary of the consecration of the Norman Abbey Church.