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Arvo Pärt performs his Vater unser for Pope Benedict XVI

Posted on 04 July 2011

Arvo Pärt, Heldur Harry Põlda, Photo (c) Priit GreppAt 11 o’clock this morning, Arvo Pärt will be performing his Vater unser (Our Father) for Pope Benedict XVI at a ceremony in the Vatican celebrating the 60th anniversary of his ordination.

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There's also an audio excerpt of Pärt himself performing with the soprano Heldur Harry Põlda.