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Karl Jenkins: Stabat Mater (Vocal Score)


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Media: Sheet Music
Arrangement: SATB, Piano Accompaniment (SATB/PFA)
Composer: Karl Jenkins
Catalogue #: 9790060119521
This Item Earns 26 Musicroom Points

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For Contralto solo, Chorus and Orchestra.

Looking outside the purely Western Europe tradition for inspiration and freshness, Karl Jenkins sets the 13th-century Stabat Mater text in Latin and English and has extended it to a universal depiction of grief with six other texts, some of them from ancient sources, in a variety of languages. The scoring is for voices and modern symphony orchestra augmented by indigenous instruments such as the Darabuca (Hand Drum) and Riq (Small Tambourine), and the Mey (Woodwind).

The work has been recorded by EMI Classics, performed by the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra and Choir, the EMO Choir of Helsinki, with soloists Jurgita Adamonyte and Belinda Sykes, conducted by the composer.

By turns dramatic and reflective, the twelve-movement work incorporates the original 13th-century Latin sequence alongside additional texts such as Ave verum corpus (originally composed for Bryn Terfel), Lament by Carol Barratt, and English texts derived from ancient Babylonian and medieval Persian sources.



Karl Jenkins: Stabat Mater (Vocal Score) reviews collected by Reevoo

Quality of content
8.0
Value for money
5.0
Overall rating
8.0
Scores 8.0 out of 10 based on 1 review
8 out of 10

Brian

Chessington, Surrey GB
+
Nice harmony and melody, typical of Karl Jenkins.
Expensive for non profit Community Choir

Songs quite long and repetitive.
Confirmed purchase: 22 April 2014

Musicroom Reviews


Rating Review
Customer Rating Absolutely glorious, moving music. Reminds me - in parts - very much of Adiemus and also The Armed Man.
Anon.


More Product Details

Sales Rank: Not specified
Published on: 14/03/2008
Format: Vocal Score
Length: 120 pages
Language: English
Publisher: Boosey & Hawkes

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