Arpa Davidica (Merula, Tarquinio)

Sheet Music



1. Domine ad adjuvandum

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Acciai, Giovanni (2017/11/6)

Editor Giovanni Acciai (b. 1946)
Publisher. Info. Giovanni Acciai
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General Information

Work Title Arpa Davidica
Alternative. Title Salmi et Messa concertati
Composer Merula, Tarquinio
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.16
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. ITM 49
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 13 psalms / masses:
  1. Domine ad adjuvandum (canto, tenore, basso, continuo)
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1630-40 ca.
First Performance. 2016/03/21
First Publication. 1640
Dedication Luigi Grimani, Bishop of Bergamo
Average DurationAvg. Duration 64 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Baroque
Piece Style Baroque
Instrumentation 4 voices (cantus, altus, tenor, bassus), continuo (organ); however this WorldCat entry lists the voicing as 3 voices, and the first one typeset is only 3 voices. Waiting for a full manuscript to be uploaded to confirm.
External Links Wikipedia
Extra Information World Premiere Recordings: Nova Ars Cantandi; Giovanni Acciai; CD Archiv Produktion 481 2250

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Tagged for both 3 voices and 4 voices for now. Subject to confirmation and correction if we ever get a full collection.