3 Motets, Op.55 (Nielsen, Carl)

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#133584 - 1.95MB, 34 pp. -  0.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (0- V/C/V - 1911x

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Publisher Info.:

Copenhagen: Skandinavisk Musikforlag, No.SK 04414, 1931.


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General Information

Work Title 3 Motets
Alternative Title
Composer Nielsen, Carl
Opus/Catalogue Number Op.55 / FS 139
Movements/Sections 3 motets:
  1. Afflictus sum
  2. Dominus regit me
  3. Benedictus Dominus
Year/Date of Composition 1929
First Performance 1930 April 11
Mogens Wöldike, Palestrina Choir
Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek, Copenhagen, Denmark
First Publication 1931
Librettist Bible:
  1. Psalm 37:9
  2. Psalm 22:1–2
  3. Psalm 30:22
Language Latin
Dedication Mogens Wöldike and the Palestrina Choir
Average Duration 15 minutes
Composer Time Period Romantic
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation Mixed Chorus (ATTB (No.1), SATB (No.2), SSATB (No.3))
External Links Wikipedia article

Misc. Comments

A live performance by the dedicatees in 1954 has been released on Danacord CD DACOCD 366 (part of a 3-CD historical set.)

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