Encomium Ensemble

Also available is a contemplative song cycle of improvisational music by Gary Cope and Carol Hatfield. Combining stringed intstruments, Native American flute, and a few vocables, the cycle includes 13 tracks with a combined time of over an hour and a quarter. The music is inspired by the longest night of the year, the winter Solstice, but is appropriate for any contemplative experience. To hear the music ...


*en·co·mi·um (/enˈkōmēəm,inˈkōmēəm/)1 a speech or piece of writing that praises someone or something highly.

The music played and recorded in these videos by Encomium Ensemble is in the category of Public domain.  Encomium Ensemble gives permission to download and use their video recordings of this music in virtual/online church worship settings. Please provide credit to Encomium Ensemble and their members, when using recordings.