Sanctus (from Mariazellermesse) composed by Franz Joseph Haydn (1732-1809). Arranged by Patrick M. Liebergen. Choir Sacred. SATB choir. Choral Octavo; Masterworks. Choral Designs. Classical; Masterwork Arrangement; Sacred. Choral Octavo. 12 pages. Published by Alfred Music (AP.4790).
Patrick Liebergen has carefully edited and arranged this Haydn masterwork for today's school choirs. Opens with a homophonic adagio section with large dynamic changes, followed by a bright allegro section with fine contrapuntal writing. An excellent work for concerts, contests or festivals. Includes English text and Latin pronunciation guide.
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The Alfred Choral Designs Series provides student and adult choirs with a variety of secular choral music that is useful, practical, educationally appropriate, and a pleasure to sing. To that end, the Choral Designs series features original works, folk song settings, spiritual arrangements, choral masterworks, and holiday selections suitable for use in concerts, festivals, and contests.