This EP is a setting of the Ordinary of the Mass, composed during MUSC 860 Advanced Composition, Wichita State University, Spring 2015.
released April 28, 2015
Loops, MIDI, samples, vocals (“Gloria,” “Sanctus,” “Agnus Dei”), electric bass (“Kyrie eleison,” “Credo”): The Rev. Canon. Ryan Mackey
Additional Musicians Sampled:
Drums, “Credo”: Alan Barker
Double Bass, Electric Bass, “Credo”: Dr. Mark Foley
Clarinet, “Gloria”: Dr. Sarunas Jankauskas
Vocals, “Kyrie eleison”: Allison Mackey*
Spoken text, “Kyrie eleison,” “Sanctus”: Dr. Caleb May*
Drum engineer, “Credo”: Victoria Rigel
Lap steel guitar, “Agnus Dei”: Chris Robinson
Double Bass, “Credo”: Dr. Aleksander Sternfeld-Dunn
Recorded at: Ryan’s office, CCM Center, Central Christian College, McPherson, KS; Mattson Studio A, CCM Center, Central Christian College, McPherson, KS; 7 Studios, McPherson, KS; Duerksen Fine Arts Center, Wichita State University, Wichita, KS; Harvey D. Grace Memorial Chapel, Wichita State University, Wichita, KS.
Mixed and mastered at: Ryan’s office, CCM Center, Central Christian College, McPherson, KS; 7 Studios, McPherson, KS.
Texts taken from Wikipedia, “Mass (music),” en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mass_%28music%29
Photos: Ryan Mackey (backgrounds: Grace Memorial Chapel);
Ian Macky (cover coat of arms: macky.net/history.html
. Used with permission); Microsoft Office (Last Supper mosaic).
*Sampled from the 2004 synaxis album Mass Communications. Used with permission.
© 2015, Ryan D. Mackey.
(electronic music for the soul…)