Exiit edictum (Hindemith, Paul)


Sheet Music


Revised Version of 1960 (Neufassung)

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Editor First edition
Publisher. Info. Mainz: B. Schott's Söhne, No.5085, 1960. Plate 40239.
Misc. Notes 600 dpi. Last page reference to other motets of the composer.
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General Information

Work Title Exiit edictum
Alternative. Title Motette für Sopran oder Tenor und Klavier
Composer Hindemith, Paul
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 1 movement, 5 sections
Breit (= 63) - Leicht bewegt (♩‧ = 84), = 126)) - Lebhaft (Half note.png = 120) -
langsamer, breit schwingend (Half note.png = 88-96) [= 176-192] - Breit (Half note.png ‧ = 72)
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1940 (first version)
1960 (revised version)
First Performance. 1961-04-13 at the Biennale Venedig, Italy (revised version)
Magda Laszlo (soprano), Eugenio Bagnoli (piano)
First Publication. 1999 (first version)
1960 (revised version)
Librettist Martin Luther (1483-1546)
Language Latin
Dedication Für meinen lieben Pushu
Average DurationAvg. Duration 6 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Modern
Piece Style Modern
Instrumentation Voice (soprano or tenor), piano
External Links Hindemith Foundation (first version)
Hindemith Foundation (Neufassung)

Misc. Comments

From the Bible, Lukas 2, 1-14.