A Mass of Life (Delius, Frederick)

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Arranger Otto Singer II (1863-1931), piano reduction
Language German ; English
Publisher. Info. Berlin: Harmonie Verlag, 1907.
Reprinted Vienna: Universal Edition, n.d. Plate U.E. 3908.
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Work Title Messe des Lebens
Alternative. Title A Mass of Life
Composer Delius, Frederick
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 2 sections, 11 parts total
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1904-1905
First Publication. 1907
Librettist Fritz Cassirer (1871-1926), after Friedrich Nietzsche (1844-1900)
Language German
Dedication Fritz Cassirer (1871-1926)
Average DurationAvg. Duration 135 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation voices, chorus, orchestra
Voices
Mixed Chorus (SATB)
Orchestra
3 flutes (3rd also piccolo), 3 oboes, English horn (also bass oboe), 3 clarinets,
bass clarinet, 3 bassoons, contrabassoon
6 horns, 4 trumpets, 3 trombones, tuba
percussion, 2 harps, strings