Universal Edition - Arvo Pärt – Miserere

Arvo Pärt

Arvo Pärt

Year of composition: 1989/1992
Scored for: for soli, mixed choir, ensemble and organ
Composer: Arvo Pärt
Original Language: Lateinisch
Choir: SATB
Soloists: soprano, alto (countertenor), 2 tenors, bass
Instrumentation: 0 1 2 1 - 0 1 1 0 - perc(3), org, e.guit, e.bass
Instrumentation details:
clarinet in Bb
bass clarinet in Bb
trumpet in C
electric guitar
electric bass
Table of Contents:
Versus III–Versus V
„Dies Irae“
Versus VI–Versus XXI
„Rex tremendae“
Commissioned by: Auftrag des Festival d'Eté de Seine-Maritime, Rouen, 1989
Duration: 30–35'
Dedication: für Paul Hillier und das Hilliard Ensemble
Please check your input!

  • Pärt Arvo

  • Miserere

  • (deliveryaddress if different)

  • What kind of material would you like to order?
    (Eg: piano reduction)
Request material on perusal Request performance material Licensing Request

Audio Excerpt


World Première

Location: Rouen / France
Date: 17.06.1989
Orchestra: Hilliard Ensemble
Conductor: Paul Hillier

Score – Miserere

  • for soprano, alto (or counter tenor), 2 tenors and bass soloists, satb choir and organ
  • Edition type: score
  • Language: Latin
  • UE30871
  • ISBN: 978-3-7024-0904-3
  • ISMN: 979-0-008-02520-4
EUR 56,50

Prices incl. VAT plus shipping costs

Pay by credit card, PayPal and direct bank transfer (in some countries)

Choral score – Miserere

This sheet music edition is the choral score of Arvo Pärt's "Miserere" for solo singers, mixed choir, ensemble and organ, composed in 1989, revised three years later.

  • for soli, mixed choir (SATB), ensemble and organ
  • Edition type: choral score
  • Language: Latin
  • UE30873
  • ISBN: 978-3-7024-1279-1
  • ISMN: 979-0-008-02521-1
EUR 14,95

Prices incl. VAT plus shipping costs

Pay by credit card, PayPal and direct bank transfer (in some countries)

Shipping costs

We are happy to offer the following shipping methods for your order:

Standard Post 1–3 working days EUR 3.00
Economy Airmail 6–10 working days EUR 9.95
World (i.e. outside Europe)*   
Economy Airmail 10–15 working days EUR 14.95
Standard Airmail 5–10 working days EUR 19.95

* While we send your music as quickly as possible (usually by the next day), we unfortunately do not have any influence on the time it takes your music to reach you. The further you are away from our warehouse in Germany, the longer your music will take to reach you. From experience, that can take a couple of weeks to the USA and three or even four to Asia and South America.