In honorem Sancti Xaverij canticum, H.355 (Charpentier, Marc-Antoine)

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PDF typeset by Thomas G. Merrill
Jeko89 (2011/10/2)

PDF typeset by Thomas G. Merrill
Jeko89 (2011/10/2)

Editor Thomas G. Merrill
Publisher. Info. Thomas G. Merrill
Misc. Notes Source: Manuscript in F-Pn. High quality, B/W
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Work Title In honorem Sancti Xaverij canticum
Alternative. Title Vidi angelum volantem
Composer Charpentier, Marc-Antoine
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. H.355
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IMC 71
Key B
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 1
First Publication. 1690 ?
Librettist Unknown (based upon Bible)
Language Latin
Dedication St. Francis Xavier (Sancti Xaverij)
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Baroque
Piece Style Baroque
Instrumentation Solo: 2 sopranos, tenor (St. Xaverij), bass + SATB chorus
Orchestra: 2 flutes, 2 violins, 2 violas, cello, continuo

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Further info can be found in this page by Jane Gosine. For a later, shorter version of this piece, see Canticum de Sancto Xaverio reformatum (H.355a)