Gloria by Antonio Vivaldi (1678-1741). Edited by Mason Martens. For Choral (SATB). Walton Choral. Choral. Baroque. Octavo. Piano reduction. 80 pages. Walton Music #WM101. Published by Walton Music (HL.8500203).
ISBN 1458420523. With piano reduction. Baroque. 8.5x11 inches.
The Walton edition of this Vivaldi masterwork has been an all-time favorite with high school choirs and beyond since its publication in 1961. Edited by renowned editor Mason Martens, it offers extensive performance notes and a full historical background of the work.
Location: from Seattle, WA
December 16, 2011
A classic of the baroque choral literature, shorter and less ambitious than the better-known large works. Some very fine expressive moments ("et in terra pax...") and suitable for any season, though the subject text "Gloria in excelsis..." is certainly appropriate at Christmas. The ending movement is a bit perfunctory. Very...
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Location: from Comox, Vanc. Island, BC Canada
November 12, 2011
Vivaldi Gloria music book
The Vivaldi Gloria SATB music book is very good, I received a duplicate which was probably my mistake, but I was able to sell it to one of our choir members. Anytime I've ordered music sheets or books from you they've always been exactly what I needed. Thank you AKG...
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Location: from Richmond, VA