Q&A: Gloriæ Dei Cantores

Gloriæ Dei Cantores (Photo credit Steve J. Sherman)

Gloriæ Dei Cantores (Photo credit Steve J. Sherman)

Among the bevy of exciting new items in our forthcoming Autumn 2014 catalog you’ll find The Chants of Christmas, a collection of holiday music performed by Massachusetts’s famed Gloriæ Dei Cantores choir. This CD is just the latest in a series of the choir’s recordings to be offered by Bas Bleu, and we think you’ll love it as every bit as much as The Chants of Angels and Mozart: Rare Choral Works.

As the choir has gained something of a following among our readers—er, listeners?—we decided it was high time we learned more about this inspiring organization. Continue reading

Soundtrack for Summer Reading: A Literary Playlist


Summer is just around the corner, and that can only mean one thing: road trip! Of course you’ll need plenty of reading material to keep you company in the car, on the beach, by the lake, or in the hammock. Need help packing your book tote? Bas Bleu has you covered!

But aside from great books (and lots of sunscreen), no summer road trip is complete without good tunes. With that in mind, we’ve compiled a special literary playlist just for you. Continue reading