Universal Edition - Wolfgang Rihm – Missa brevis

Wolfgang Rihm

Wolfgang Rihm
Missa brevis

Year of composition: 2015
Scored for: for choir a cappella
Composer: Wolfgang Rihm
Original Language: Lateinisch
Choir: SATB
Instrumentation details:

Commissioned by: Im Auftrag des Bayerischen Rundfunks / Chor des Bayerischen Rundfunks
Duration: 20′
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World Première

Location: Prinzregententheater München / Germany
Date: 11.03.2017
Choir: Chor des Bayerischen Rundfunks
Conductor: Rupert Huber

Work Introduction

Missa brevis, for a capella chorus, was commissioned by the Bavarian Radio. By now, the word has spread that Rihm’s music always has a cantabile heart; in writing for the choir he interlaces the broad cantilena with great technical mastery.

choral score - Missa brevis

Missa brevis
  • for choir a cappella
  • Edition type: choral score

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