SATB vocal soli, SATB choir, bassoon, clarino/trumpet, 2 violins, basso continuo - Level 4
In Nativitate Domini in nocte. Composed by Jakub Jan Ryba (1765-1815). Edited by Karlheinz Ostermann. Arranged by Paul Horn. This edition: Paperbound. Missa Pastoralis In C Zugl.Orgelstimme. Sacred vocal music, Mass, latin. Vocal Score. Composed 1808. 24 pages. Duration 16 minutes. Carus Verlag #CV 40.683/03. Published by Carus Verlag (CA.4068303).
Item Number: CA.4068303
ISBN M-007-09050-0. Key: C-major. Language: Latin.
The "Missa pastoralis in C", published here for the first time, dates from about 1808. It belongs to a cycle of sacred pieces, a "Cursus sacro-harmonicus," which Ryba planned as Ordinarium and Proprium settings for all the Sundays and feast days of the church year. The "Missa pastoralis in C" is a pastoral Mass for the matutinal service at Christmas. As in the "Missa Pastoralis in B flat", in this Mass Ryba makes use of concertante instruments: clarino and a bassoon, an instrument seldom employed solistically in a Mass, but which gives this work a unique character. Score available separately - see item CA.4068300.