Mass No.1 in D minor (Schuster, Joseph)




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Publisher. Info. Manuscript, n.d.(ca.1768?).
Misc. Notes files processed to black and white and resaved at a maximum dimension of 850-or-so pixels. All pages are leaves (2 "pages" each), hence 32 page count covered by only 16 page numbers for file 3, for example. Another manuscript of this work is an autograph dated 1768 (this may be a ms. copy, however, and so may be dated later.)
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General Information

Work Title Mass in D minor
Alternative. Title Mass No. 1
Composer Schuster, Joseph
Key D minor
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 5 sections:
  1. Kyrie (Maestoso)
  2. Gloria (Allegro con spirito, D major)
  3. Credo (Allegro, G major)
  4. Sanctus (Adagio, D major) - Benedictus (G major)
  5. Agnus Dei - Dona (Adagio, D minor)
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1768
Librettist Traditional
Language Latin
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Classical
Piece Style Classical
Instrumentation 4 solo voices, SATB chorus, flutes, oboe, organ, strings, continuo
External Links RISM 464000193 (fragmentary autograph, Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin, dated 1768.)

RISM 212003720 autograph of this mass, at SLUB Dresden.

Misc. Comments

Notes accompanying manuscript give 1768 as a publication date without, however, further detail? - ah. See RISM - external link. - Schissel