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Thursday, May 17, 2007


This is the "Sanctus" from "If..". It's by Les Troubadours du Roi Baudouin who were a choir put together from Congolese boys by a Belgian priest. Being a public school Marxist, Lindsay Anderson no doubt loved the irony of using them as the soundtrack for the rebellion at his old school. But what makes it work is it's just an unbelievable sound.