Magnificat (Pärt)

Magnificat (Pärt)

Magnificat was composed in 1989 by Arvo Pärt. A setting of the Latin Magnificat text, it is in tintinnabuli style, which was invented by Pärt in the mid-1970s. It is scored a cappella for mixed choir: soprano solo, sopranos I and II, alto, and tenor and bass divisi. It lasts approximately seven minutes.

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Magnificat (Pärt) - Publication and Recording
... The score for Pärt's Magnificat is published by Universal Edition, Vienna, Austria ... It has been recorded by many groups, including the Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir under Tõnu Kaljuste the Taverner Choir under Andrew Parrott the Choir of King's College, Cambridge under Stephen Cleobury and Theatre of Voices under Paul Hillier ...