Mass in A major (in nativitate Domini). Composed by Josef Gabriel Rheinberger. For Orchestra version: SSA Choir, Flute, 2 Violins, Viola, Cello/Contrabass, Organ; Organ version: SSA Choir, Organ. This edition: Paperbound. A-Dur (A major). German title: Missa in A. Orchesterfassung. Masses, Latin. Level 3. Full score. Language: Latin. Composed 1881. Op. 126. 96 pages. Duration 20 minutes. Published by Carus Verlag (CA.5012600).
ISBN M-007-07967-3. With Language: Latin. Masses, Latin.
Rheinberger's "Mass in A Major" is a work that ist easy to perform. Making no use of polyphonic developments, it remains within a harmonic style that is lightened by brief imitative phases. The organ accompaniment serves as a tonal support and expands the three-part writing into four parts.