Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Missa Brevis in D K.194
Forces or Category: SATB choir, SATB soloists, 3 trombones, 2 violins, bassi, 2 organs
Orchestration: 3 trombones, 2 violins, bassi, 2 organs
The piece is divided into six short movements corresponding to the standard sections of the Mass. This feature, coupled with the compactness of the work and its modest scoring makes it ideal for performance in a liturgical context as well as in the concert hall. This edition is not only authoritative and scholarly but also is clear and practical for performers - the vocal score is free of clutter and easy to read.
The full score contains full scholarly apparatus including a detailed preface and critical commentary. Orchestral material is available on hire.