Dicebat Jesus scribis et pharisaeis (Hindemith, Paul)

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Sheet Music


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Editor First edition
Publisher. Info. Mainz: B. Schott's Söhne, No.5086, 1959. Plate 40214.
Misc. Notes 600 dpi. Last page reference to other motets of the composer.
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General Information

Work Title Dicebat Jesus scribis et pharisaeis
Alternative. Title Motette für Sopran oder Tenor und Klavier
Composer Hindemith, Paul
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IPH 33
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 1 movement, 5 sections
frei - Moderato (= 126) - Langsam, sehr frei - Moderato (= 126) -
Etwas ruhiger (= 116)
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1959
First Performance. 1960-10-02 in Berlin, Berliner Festwochen
Ernst Haefliger (tenor), Hertha Klust (piano)
First Publication. 1959
Librettist Martin Luther (1483-1546)
Language Latin
Average DurationAvg. Duration 5 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 23, 34-39.