Cum natus esset (Hindemith, Paul)

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Editor First edition
Publisher. Info. London: Schott & Co. Ltd., No.4392, 1952. Plate 38307.
Misc. Notes 600 dpi. Last page reference to other motets of the composer.
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General Information

Work Title Cum natus esset
Alternative. Title Motette für Sopran oder Tenor und Klavier
Composer Hindemith, Paul
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IPH 29
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 1 movement - 6 sections
Mäßig bewegt (♩‧ = 66) - Lebhaft (♩‧ = 126) - Mäßig schnell (Half note.png = 84) -
Mäßig schnell (Half note.png = 88) - Im gleichen Zeitmaß - Leicht bewegt (♩‧ = 60)
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1941
First Performance. 1951-04-02 in Vienna, Internationales Musikfest
Irmgard Seefried (soprano), Erik Werba (piano)
First Publication. 1952
Librettist Martin Luther (1483-1546)
Language Latin
Average DurationAvg. Duration 7 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Modern
Piece Style Modern
Instrumentation voice (soprano or tenor), piano
External Links Hindemith Foundation

Misc. Comments

From the Bible, Matthäus 2, 1-12.