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Choral Scores

Edited by Dennis Shrock

April 2015

ISBN: 9780199781904

1,016 pages
Paperback
254x178mm

Price: £62.00

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A companion volume to Denis Shrock's Choral Repertoire (Oxford 2009), Choral Scores is an anthology of music exemplifying distinctive choral repertoire by the most noteworthy composers throughout the history of Western music.

  • Includes 132 compositions presented in full score
  • Spans the entirety of choral music history from the medieval era to the twenty-first century
  • Supplements Dennis Shrock's Choral Repertoire (Oxford 2009) with scores representing the music of the composers discussed most prominently in that volume

About the Author(s)

Edited by Dennis Shrock, Director of Choral Activities, Texas Christian University

Dennis Shrock is Director of Choral Activities at Texas Christian University and author of Choral Repertoire (Oxford University Press) and Performance Practices in the Classical Era (GIA).

Table of Contents

    Introduction
    Acknowledgments
    The Medieval Era
    1. Gregorian chant - Salve regina
    2. Hildegard von Bingen - O viridissima virga
    3. Guillaume de Machaut - Messe de nostre dame (Kyrie)
    4. Johannes Ciconia - Venecie, mundi splendor / Michael, qui Stena domus / Italie, mundicie
    5. John Dunstable - Quam pulcra es
    The Renaissance Era
    France
    6. Guillaume Dufay - Missa L'homme armé (Kyrie)
    7. Josquin Desprez - Missa de beata virgine (Agnus Dei)
    8. Clément Janequin - Au joli jeu
    9. Claude Goudimel - Ainsi qu'on oit le cerf bruire
    10. Claude Le Jeune - Amour cruel que pense tu
    11. Jan Pieterszoon Sweelinck - Or sus, serviteurs du seigneur
    Italy
    12. Philippe Verdelot - Italia mia
    13. Jacques Arcadelt - Io dico che fra voi
    14. Cipriano de Rore - Ancor che col partire
    15. Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina - Tu es Petrus - Quodcumque ligaveris
    16. Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina - Missa Tu es Petrus (Kyrie)
    17. Orazio Vecchi - Fa una canzona
    18. Luca Marenzio - Leggiadre ninfe
    19. Giovanni Giacomo Gastoldi - Amor vittorioso
    20. Giovanni Gabrieli - Hodie Christus natus est
    21. Carlo Gesualdo - Resta di darmi noia
    Spain and the New World
    22. Cristóbal de Morales - Magnificat primi toni (Anima mea)
    23. Francisco Guerrero - A un niño llorando
    24. Tomás Luis de Victoria - Vere languores nostros
    Germany and Austria
    25. Heinrich Isaac - Innsbruck, ich muss dich lassen
    26. Orlando di Lasso - Musica Dei donum optimi
    27. Orlando di Lasso - Tutto lo dì
    28. Jacob Handl - Pater noster
    29. Hans Leo Hassler - Dixit Maria
    30. Michael Praetorius - Es ist ein Ros entsprungen
    31. Melchior Franck - Meine Schwester, liebe Braut
    England
    32. Thomas Tallis - If ye love me
    33. William Byrd - Ave verum corpus
    34. Thomas Morley - My bonny lass she smileth
    35. John Dowland - Now, O now, I needs must part
    36. Thomas Tomkins - O pray for the peace of Jerusalem
    37. John Wilbye - Flora gave me fairest flowers
    38. Thomas Weelkes - When David heard that Absalom was slain
    39. Orlando Gibbons - Almighty and everlasting God
    The Baroque Era
    Italy
    40. Claudio Monteverdi - Confitebor secondo
    41. Claudio Monteverdi - Sfogava con le stelle
    42. Giacomo Carissimi - Jonas (Peccavimus Domine)
    43. Alessandro Scarlatti - Messa di S Cecilia (Sanctus)
    44. Antonio Lotti - Crucifixus
    45. Antonio Vivaldi - Gloria RV589 (Et in terra pax)
    France
    46. Marc-Antoine Charpentier - In nativitatem Domini canticum H314
    47. Michel-Richard de Lalande - Super flumina Babylonis
    (Hymnum cantate nobis)
    Germany
    48. Heinrich Schütz - Musikalische Exequien
    (Herr, wenn ich nur dich habe)
    49. Samuel Scheidt - Angelus ad pastores ait SSWV13
    50. Dietrich Buxtehude - Das neugebor'ne Kindelein BuxWV13
    51. Johann Ludwig Bach - Das ist meine Freude
    52. Georg Philipp Telemann - Uns ist ein Kind geboren TVWV1:1451 (Movement 1)
    53a. Johann Sebastian Bach - B Minor Mass (Et incarnatus est)
    53b. Johann Sebastian Bach - B Minor Mass (Crucifixus)
    53c. Johann Sebastian Bach - B Minor Mass (Et resurrexit)
    54a. Johann Sebastian Bach - Passio secundum Johannen (Ruht wohl)
    54b. Johann Sebastian Bach - Passio secundum Johannen
    (Ach Herr, lass dein lieb Engelein)
    England
    55. John Blow - Salvator mundi
    56. Henry Purcell - Remember not, Lord, our offences
    57. George Frideric Handel - Saul (How excellent thy name, O Lord)
    58. Maurice Greene - Lord, let me know mine end
    Spain and the New World
    59. Juan Gutiérrez de Padilla - Versa est in luctum
    60. Ignacio Jerusalem - Responsorio sequndo de SS José
    The Classical Era
    Austria and Germany
    61. Joseph Haydn - The Creation (Achieved is the glorious work)
    62. Michael Haydn - Salve regina MH634
    63. Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Requiem (Lacrimosa)
    64. Franz Schubert - Die Nacht
    Italy
    65. Luigi Cherubini - Requiem in C Minor (Graduale)
    66. Gioachino Rossini - Stabat mater (Introduzione)
    The United States
    67. William Billings - Chester
    The Romantic Era
    France
    68. Hector Berlioz - La damnation de Faust (Apothéose de Marguerite)
    69. Camille Saint-Saëns - Calme des nuits
    70. Gabriel Fauré - Requiem (Agnus Dei)
    Italy
    71. Giuseppe Verdi - Messa da Requiem (Sanctus)
    Austria and Germany
    72. Ludwig van Beethoven - Mass in C Major op.86 (Kyrie)
    73. Felix Mendelssohn - Elias (Siehe, der Hüter Israels)
    Elijah (He, watching over Israel)
    74. Robert Schumann - Minnespiel op.101 (So wahr die Sonne scheinet)
    75. Franz Liszt - Ave verum
    76. Anton Bruckner - Os justi
    77. Johannes Brahms - Ein deutsches Requiem (Selig sind, die da Leid tragen)
    78. Johannes Brahms - Waldesnacht, du wunderkühle
    79. Joseph Rheinberger - Abendlied op.69 no.3
    80. Antonín Dvo?ák -V p?írod? (Napadly písn? v duši mou)
    Russia
    81. Anton Arensky - Otche nash
    82. Aleksandr Grechaninov - Svete tihiy
    83. Pavel Chesnokov - Duh tvoy blagiy
    84. Serge Rachmaninoff - Vsenoshchnoye bdeniye (Bogoroditse devo)
    England
    85. Hubert Parry - Songs of Farewell (My soul, there is a country)
    86. Charles Villiers Stanford - Beati quorum via
    87. Edward Elgar - As torrents in summer
    The United States
    88. Lowell Mason - Nearer, my God, to thee
    89. Edward MacDowell - The brook
    90. Amy Beach - Three Shakespeare Choruses
    (Through the house give glimmering light)
    The Modern Era
    France and Switzerland
    91. Claude Debussy - Trois Chansons de Charles d'Orléans
    (Dieu! qu'il la fait bon regarder)
    92. Maurice Ravel - Trois Chansons (Nicolette)
    93. Frank Martin - Mass (Agnus Dei)
    94. Arthur Honegger - Le roi David (La mort de David)
    95. Lili Boulanger - Vieille Prière bouddhique
    96. Francis Poulenc - Quatre motets pour le temps de Noël
    (Hodie Christus natus est)
    97. Maurice Duruflé - Requiem (In paradisum)
    Austria and Germany
    98. Arnold Schoenberg - Vier Stücke op.27 (Unentrinnbar)
    99. Anton Webern - Entflieht auf leichten Kähnen
    100. Paul Hindemith - Six Chansons (La biche)
    101. Hugo Distler - Lobe den Herren op.6, I, no.2
    Italy and Spain
    102. Pablo Casals - O vos omnes
    103. Luigi Dallapiccola - Sei cori di Michelangelo Buonarroti il giovane
    (Il coro delle malmaritate)
    Hungary, Poland, and the Czech Republic
    104. Béla Bartók - Štyri slovenské piesne (Na holi)
    105. Zoltán Kodály - Missa brevis (Kyrie)
    106. Krzysztof Penderecki - Passio et mors domini nostri Jesu Christi secundum Lucam (Final scene)
    Russia and Estonia
    107. Igor Stravinsky - Mass (Gloria)
    108. Sergey Prokofiev - Aleksandr Nevsky (Aleksandr's Entry in Pskov)
    109. Veljo Tormis - Laulusild
    110. Arvo Pärt - Berliner Messe (Kyrie)
    Sweden, Norway, Denmark, and Finland
    111. Jean Sibelius - Finlandia
    112. Einojuhani Rautavaara - Suite de Lorca (Canción de jinete)
    113. Per Nørgård - I hear the rain
    England
    114. Ralph Vaughan Williams - Five English Folk Songs (The dark-eyed sailor)
    115. Gustav Holst - Lullay my liking
    116. Herbert Howells - Like as the hart desireth the waterbrooks
    117. William Walton - Set me as a seal upon thine heart
    118. Michael Tippett - A Child of Our Time (Deep River)
    119. Benjamin Britten - A Ceremony of Carols (Wolcum Yole)
    120. Thea Musgrave - On the Underground Set 1 (Benediction)
    121. John Tavener - Hymn to the Mother of God
    The United States
    122. Charles Ives - Three Harvest Home Chorales (Harvest Home #1)
    123. Randall Thompson - The Peaceable Kingdom
    (The paper reeds by the brooks)
    124. Vincent Persichetti - Flower Songs (Spouting Violets)
    125. Daniel Pinkham - Four Elegies (At the round earths imagin'd corners)
    126. Ned Rorem - Four Madrigals (Love)
    127. Dominick Argento - Peter Quince at the Clavier (Movement IV)
    128. Morten Lauridsen - Madrigali (Amor, io sento l'alma)
    129. Eric Whitacre - Water Night
    Notes and Translations
    Genres
    Sources and Permissions
    Composer Index