Print instantly, or sync to our free pc, web and mobile apps. An exemplary composition to display the musicianship of bette j. When you sing lauridsen, you can fully appreciate the clarity. Lauridsen score animation youtube barber agnus dei with sheet music duration. Youll find your morten lauridsen violin solo music at sheet music plus. Text, translations and list of free scores by several composers at the choral public domain library choralwiki o magnum mysterium by grex vocalis o magnum mysterium on youtube by morten lauridsen sung by the choir of kings college, cambridge university.
This affirmation of gods grace to the meek and the adoration ofthe blessed virgin are celebrated in my setting through a quiet song of profound inner joy. Compare this scoring with the alto saxophone and trumpet scored in. Morten johannes lauridsen born february 27, is an american composer. Vocal, medium voice, piano accompaniment sheet music book by morten lauridsen 1943. Complete score mensural notation with piano reduction. Choose from morten lauridsen sheet music for such popular songs as o magnum mysterium, prayer, and sure on this shining night. This fine arrangement brings morton lauridsens reverent j. An exemplary composition to display the musicianship of bette.
Dale trumbore, a former student of morten lauridsen at the. Feb 14, 2012 2011718 scatola di voce 2nd concert honest 1st stage hp. Al num num num al te te lu lu mys te mys mys le le men men men men a a a a rit. This new disc from the multiawardwinning choir polyphony is something rather special. This fine arrangement brings morton lauridsens reverent. O magnum mysterium by morten lauridsen 1943 softcover. Celebrating morten lauridsen o magnum mysterium usc. Search o magnum mysterium sheet music at jw pepper. Sandra dackow this skilled arrangement brings morton lauridsen s reverent masterwork to the string orchestra repertoire. These works are distributed by the hal leonard corporation.
For centuries, composers have been inspired by the beautiful o magnum mysterium text depicting the birth of the newborn king among the lowly animals and shepherds. Now we have the definitive recording of many of lauridsens great works. Apr 29, 2020 o magnum mysterium sheet music vocal, medium voice, piano accompaniment sheet music by morten lauridsen. O magnum mysterium et admirabile sacramentum, ut animalia viderent dominum natum jacentem in praesepio. O magnum mysterium mixed voice choir choral signature series. Morten lauridsen sheet music books scores buy online.
Recorded live october 2012 as part of the americanenglish masters concert location. When you sing lauridsen, you can fully appreciate the clarity and adventure of his harmonies as well as the gorgeous melodies. O magnum mysterium sheet music download free in pdf or. Lux aeterna for free, and see the artwork, lyrics and similar artists. For centuries, composers have been inspired by the text of the beautiful 0 magnum my. It was at that very first concert that music director paul salamunovich told the audience, until now, vittorias o magnum mysterium has been the most beautiful and. Morten lauridsen s compositions are published in the united states and abroad by peermusic classical, based in new york and hamburg. Since then it has been recorded scores of times and performed thousands more, making it one of the most beloved pieces of christmas music ever written. Morten lauridsen is one of the most prominent choral composers of the 20th and. For centuries, composers have been inspired by the beautiful o magnum mysterium text depicting the birth of the newborn king amongst the lowly animals and shepherds. Morten lauridsen one of americas most loved and most performed living composers, and this arrangement is rich in color, deeply spiritual and intensely moving. Morten lauridsen s unaccompanied motet, o magnum mysterium 1994, one of the bestknown works of the choral repertoire, inspires the listener with its lean, direct rendering of the responsory from the christmas day matins. This influence is apparent in morten lauridsen s piece, o magnum mysterium.
O magnum mysterium string orchestra score and parts, series. O magnum mysterium lux aeterna madrigali les chansons des roses. Shop the worlds widest selection of morten lauridsen violin solo sheet music, music books, scores and more. His eight vocal cycles, instrumental works, art songs and series of motets including o magnum mysterium are performed throughout the world and have been recorded on over two hundred cds, including several. Beata virgo, cujus viscera meruerunt portare dominum jesum christum. Morten lauridsen peer music classical o magnum mysterium. Buy lauridsen o magnum mysterium by morten lauridsen, nicol matt, jrg halubek, morten lauridsen, chamber choir of europe from amazons classical. Vocal score for russell hepplewhites o magnum mysterium for satb choir unaccompanied. O magnum mysterium, a sacred motet, is one of his most popular. O magnum mysterium string orchestra score and parts hal. The choral music of morten lauridsen hal leonard online. The influence of gregorian chant on morten lauridsens o. O magnum mysterium is a chant from the matins of christmas. Reynolds peer music classical this fine arrangement brings morton lauridsen s reverent masterwork to the concert band stage.
Print and download choral sheet music for o magnum mysterium composed by morten lauridsen arranged for satb choir a cappella in d major. The music of american composer morten lauridsen occupies a permanent place in the standard vocal repertoire of the twentyfirst century. At once genuinely original and yet reassuringly accessible, the music of morten lauridsen has achieved something of a cult status in his native america o magnum mysterium currently being the topselling choral octavo in the country the number 2 spot is also a lauridsen work, and stephen layton draws. Concert band sheet music book by morten lauridsen 1943. Cast in three parts and scored for fourpart choir and a chamber ensemble of.
Morten lauridsens unaccompanied motet, o magnum mysterium 1994, one of the bestknown works of the choral repertoire, inspires the listener with its lean, direct rendering of the responsory from the christmas day matins. Feb 10, 2015 provided to youtube by the orchard enterprises o magnum mysterium mallory thompson northwestern university symphonic wind ensemble contemporaries. This version is from the composer morten lauridsen who explains his 1994 piece as follows. Print and download in pdf or midi o magnum mysterium. Nov 16, 2018 hearing three different settings of o magnum mysterium by tallis, poulenc, and lauridsen simply blew me away. Aug 24, 2019 morten johannes lauridsen born february 27, is an american composer. Morten lauridsen one of americas most loved and most performed living composers, and this arrangement is rich. Many will know this stunning work that has become a staple of the choral repertoire. Not a lot i can say about the copy of this score, other than well pleased with it.
Choral satb choir a cappella composed by morten lauridsen 1943. For centuries composers have been inspired by the beautiful o magnum mysterium text depicting the birth of the newborn king among the lowly animals and shepherds. First it was the choral masterpiece from lauridsen. O magnum mysterium was first performed on december 18, 1994 and was an instant success its luminous, gently shifting harmonies perfectly expressing a timeless sense of serenity and wonder. O magnum mysterium o magnum mysterium morten lauridsen arr. Morten lauridsen s o magnum mysterium for concert band. Although composed in 1994, o magnum mysterium took a good few years before garnering such widespread praise. O magnum mysterium string orchestra score and parts. Morten johannes lauridsen born february 27, 1943 is an american composer.
A national o magnum mysterium, diraiton from les chansons des roses, o nata lux from lux aeterna and sure on this shining night from nocturnes. And nowhere is this more obvious than in the glorious music of the american composer morten lauridsen. O magnum mysterium by morten lauridsen 1943 sheet music. Watch the video for o magnum mysterium from morten lauridsen s lauridsen. This setting for unaccompanied satb divisi by morten lauridsen o. He currently holds a position as distinguished professor of music at the university of southern california thornton school of. Chanson des roses, lux aeterna and magnum alas, no winter cycle though. Score and parts concert band sheet music peermusic classical.
It was at that very first concert that music director paul salamunovich told the audience, until now, vittorias o magnum mysterium has been the. This transcription of lauridsen s choral masterpiece is a must for your brass group. As always, robert shaw got the maximum performance out of his singers. O magnum mysterium at once genuinely original and yet reassuringly accessible, the music of morten lauridsen has achieved something of a cult status. Russell hepplewhite is becoming widely known for his operatic musical theatre and choral music. Morten lauridsen o magnum mysterium satb choir a cappella. Now with cc closed captioning subtitles in english, german and the original latin. This transcription of lauridsens choral masterpiece is a must fo.19 544 1172 260 898 747 284 110 608 477 89 915 531 992 1372 1497 489 197 16 1216 248 1396 751 856 1429 949 964 303 421 311 356 375 216 1418 992 202 939 903 994 334 635 583 1143 238 1076 1406