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Title: Mass In B Minor
Otros títulos: Misa en Si Menor
Intérprete/ Colaborador: Johann Sebastian Bach; Pierrette Alarie; Leopold Simoneau; Nan Merriman; Gustav Neidlinger; Willi Boskovsky; Franz Holetschek; Hermann Scherchen; Vienna State Opera Orchestra; Vienna Academy Chorus
Código CDU: B.08
Forma Musical: Masses, Misas
Abstract: The Mass in B Minor is one of the great art works of modern Western Civilization. And yet, strangely enough, it is actually a composite work, in its present complete form a kind of inspired afterthought on Bachs part; it is in surprisingly large part patched together from ideas borrowed out of earlier Bach works. The complete Mass was never performed as such under Bachs direction. Nor anywhere eise either during his life or for many years thereafter — though probably all of the music was performed, piecemeal. for special Services in Bachs two churches. The Gloria, for instance. was copied out especially for a Christ¬mas Performance some seven years after its composition; the Kyrie and Credo probably were given at other appropriate times. Indeed, the Mass appeared first in a form that included only the first eleven movements (the Kyrie and Gloria) of the present twenty-four, which Bach entitled "Missa." according to the then Lutheran usage. The Missa. clearly intended as a complete work ...


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1. I Kyrie Chorus 1- Kyrie Eleison.mp3 14:50 13.55Mb Unknown mp3
2. I Kyrie Duet 2- Christe Eleison.mp3 4:54 4.486Mb Unknown mp3
3. I Kyrie Chorus 3- Kyrie Eleison.mp3 5:27 4.978Mb Unknown mp3
4. II Gloria Chorus 4- Gloria in Excelis deo.mp3 7:22 6.735Mb Unknown mp3
5. II Gloria Ar ... icimun te. Adoramus te.mp3 4:50 4.421Mb Unknown mp3
6. II Gloria C ... er Magnam Gloriam Tuam.mp3 3:22 3.081Mb Unknown mp3
7. II Gloria Du ... e Deus. Rex Coelestis!.mp3 5:48 5.296Mb Unknown mp3
8. II Gloria Ch ... Mundi. Misserere Nobis.mp3 4:55 4.491Mb Unknown mp3
9. II Gloria Ar ... m Patris Misere Nobis!.mp3 5:05 4.647Mb Unknown mp3
10. II Gloria A ... ctus, tu solus dominus.mp3 6:12 5.666Mb Unknown mp3
11. II Gloria C ... loria dei patris, Amen.mp3 4:47 4.372Mb Unknown mp3
I Kyrie- Completo.wav 25:11 254.1Mb WAV audio wav
II Gloria- Completo.wav 42:20 427.2Mb WAV audio wav

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