Female Choir and Concert Band - Grade 3
Pour deux et trois voix egales. Composed by Leo Delibes (1836-1891). Arranged by Gerhart Drijvers. Baton Music vocal series. Score and Parts. Duration 19:00. Published by Baton Music (BF.BM643-SET).
Item Number: BF.BM643-SET
Leo Delibes was a French composer specialized in ballets, operas, and other works for the stage. His most notable works include ballets like Coppelia and Sylvia as well as the operas "Le roi l'a dit" and "Lakme". Besides these stage works he composed some religious music as well. In this genre is his "Messe breve", written in 1867, is best known work. Original was this mass scored for two children voices and organ but often performed by a female choir. Dutch arranger Gerhart Drivers transcribed the mass for female choir with accompaniment of a Symphonic Wind Orchestra.