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Tantum ergo N 156a

Motet for Solo Soprano or Tenor, four-part Mixed Choir and Organ

By Gabriel Faure

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Sg-S-solo\|Sg-T-solo, SATB choir, organ - Level 2
Motet for Solo Soprano or Tenor, four-part Mixed Choir and Organ. Composed by Gabriel Faure (1845-1924). Edited by Helga Schauerte-Maubouet. This edition: urtext edition. Folded. Barenreiter Urtext. Choral score, Urtext Edition. N 156a. Baerenreiter Verlag #BA25149. Published by Baerenreiter Verlag (BA.BA25149).

Item Number: BA.BA25149

ISBN 9790006575152. 29.7 x 21 cm inches. Language: LA, Text Language: Latin.

The motets and choral pieces, composed with the distinctive features of the Madeleine organ in mind, enchant with their colourful, floating harmonies and convey a certain intimacy even with their ritualized Latin texts. These works are very well suited for performances by small vocal ensembles. A novelty is the inclusion of the double bass part (ad libitum) which does not appear consistently in the first editions but corresponds to the musical practice at the Madeleine.

Numerous gems such as theCantique de Jean Racineor theMesse basseare published in performing editions based on the musical text of theGabriel Faure - OEuvres completes.

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