Iam lucis orto sidere, WAB 18 (Bruckner, Anton)

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1868 version

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Copyist Regeredam (?)
Publisher. Info. Manuscript, 1924. (October 21)
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Misc. Notes ca.300dpi color images. This file is based on high-resolution images obtained from the source using a method explained on this page. Copyist's manuscript. Source: Stift St. Florian, A-SF20-48.
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Editor Alexander Reuter
Publisher. Info. Alexander Reuter
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Misc. Notes Edited from manuscripts stored at Austrian National Library under signatory A-WnMus.Hs.33191; A-WnMus.Hs.33193. Diacritic marks by the editor.
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1886 version

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Publisher. Info. An den schönen blauen Donau
Vienna: F. Mamroth, 1886.
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1868 version

For Mixed Chorus and Organ (Composer)

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Arranger Composer
Editor Alexander Reuter
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Misc. Notes Edited from autograph stored at Convent Kremsmünster under signatory A-KR-C57-10; See also: Bruckner-online
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For Male Chorus and Organ (Composer)

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Copyist Franz Schimatschek (1812–1877)
Publisher. Info. Manuscript, n.d.(ca.1868-77). (copyist's manuscript)
with editorial emendations and signature by Bruckner
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Misc. Notes ca.300dpi color images. This file is based on high-resolution images obtained from the source using a method explained on this page. Source: Stift Kremsmünster (OSB), A-KR-C57-10. Noted on the score below the vocal staves: Begleitung wie oben (accompaniment (organ) as above)
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Editor First edition
Publisher. Info. Linz: Feichtinger, 1868.
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Editor First edition (corrected)
Max Auer (1880-1962) corrections
Publisher. Info. Linz: Feichtinger, 1868.
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Misc. Notes ca.160dpi color images. This file is based on high-resolution images obtained from the source using a method explained on this page. The first edition was issued for male chorus (in keeping with liturgical tradition of 1868?). Still in E Phrygian, 24 bars.
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Copyist Max Auer (1880-1962)
Publisher. Info. Manuscript, n.d.(ca.1911-30).
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Misc. Notes ca.300dpi color images. This file is based on high-resolution images obtained from the source using a method explained on this page. Copyist manuscript. Source: Österreichische Nationalbibliothek, Mus.Hs.33191. See also: Bruckner-online.
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Copyist Max Auer (1880-1962)
Publisher. Info. Manuscript, n.d.(ca.1911-30).
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Misc. Notes ca.160dpi color images. This file is based on high-resolution images obtained from the source using a method explained on this page. Copyist manuscript. Source: Österreichische Nationalbibliothek, Mus.Hs.33193. See also: Bruckner-online.
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General Information

Work Title Iam lucis orto sidere
Alternative. Title Du Herr der herren
In S. Angelum custodem
Composer Bruckner, Anton
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. WAB 18 (a-b)
Key E Phrygian mode (a)
G minor (b)
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 1 movement, 24 bars (1st version)
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1868 (1st version)
1886 (2nd version)
First Performance. 1868
First Publication. 1868 (1st version)
1886 (2nd version)
Librettist Robert Riepl
Language Latin
Dedication Alois Dorfer
Average DurationAvg. Duration 1 minute
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation 2 versions
Version 1 (1868): mixed chorus (SATB)
Version 2 (1886): male chorus (TTBB)
External Links Wikipedia article (both versions)
Extra Information Versions and Arrangements of this piece

Misc. Comments

Motets by Anton Bruckner