In nativitatem Domini canticum, H.393 (Charpentier, Marc-Antoine)



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Editor Peter Young
Publisher. Info. Canberra Baroque Editions
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General Information

Work Title In Nativitatem Domini canticum
Alternative. Title
Composer Charpentier, Marc-Antoine
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. H.393
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1682
Language Latin
Average DurationAvg. Duration 8 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Baroque
Piece Style Baroque
Instrumentation soprano, alto, bass, 2 violins, continuo

Misc. Comments

Grove Music's work list for Charpentier has the vocal scoring at SSB, and the strings as "2 tr str", i.e. 2 treble strings. Viols and/or recorders would also be acceptable.