For the first time in nearly five centuries, the people of Scotland will listen to the music of 12th-century century monks from the recently discovered fragment of a missal for Holy Week. The performance will kick off a two-year music and arts project celebrating the creativity of Scotland. (photo)
The Hawick Missal was found among the papers of the Rutherford family of Knowesouth, Scotland. The November 21, 2012 concert was presented along with a viewing of the manuscript.