Miserere

Arvo Pärt

Year

1989


Duration

35'


Instrumentation

SATTB solo, SATB chorus - 0.1.2.1 - 0.1.1.0 - 3perc-org-egtr-bgtr - 0.0.0.0.0


Genre

Chorus and Instruments with Guitar


Dedication

Paul Hillier and The Hilliard Ensemble


Commission

Festival d'Eté de Seine-Maritime, Rouen


Premiere

Rouen, France, 17 June 1989: Hilliard Ensemble, Paul Hillier


Publisher

Universal Edition


Comment

The setting of the Dies Irae text incorporated in the Miserere, was originally composed in 1976 as Calix for SATB choir, organ and instruments.


Source

composer homepage; Universal Edition website;