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European Sacred Music published by OUP
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ISBN:  9780193436954
Category:  Choir
Editor/Arranger:  Rutter, John
Publisher:  Oxford University Press (OUP)
Forces:  SATB accompanied & unaccompanied
Binding:  Paperback
Pages:  384
Publication Year:  1996

European Sacred Music published by OUP

SATB accompanied & unaccompanied

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Over 50 of the finest examples of sacred choral music from continental Europe from the sixteenth to twentieth centuries. John Rutter has prepared completely new editions of all the pre-twentieth-century items, going back to the earliest and most reliable manuscript or printed sources. English singing translations are provided for most pieces, and playable keyboard reductions. Orchestrations are available for hire for the eight accompanied items, and some pieces are available separately in the Oxford Choral Classics Octavo series.


Allegri: Miserere;
Anerio (F.): Christus factus est;
Arensky: The Lord's Prayer;
Bach: O Jesu Christ, meins Lebens Licht, BWV 118;
Brahms: Ach, arme Welt, Op. 110 no.2;
Brahms: Geistliches Lied, Op. 30;
Brahms: Warum ist das Licht, Op. 74 no.1;
Bruckner: Ave Maria;
Bruckner: Christus factus est;
Bruckner: Locus iste;
Bruckner: Os justi;
Buxtehude: Magnificat;
Casals: O vos omnes;
Faure: Cantique de Jean Racine;
Franck: Panis angelicus;
Gabrieli (G): Jubilate Deo a 8;
Gesualdo: O vos omnes;
Glinka: The Cherubic Hymn;
Grieg: Ave maris stella;
Guerrero: Ave Virgo sanctissima;
Handl (Gallus): Pater noster;
Hassler: Dixit Maria;
John IV of Portugal: Crux fidelis;
Josquin Desprez: Ave Maria;
Lassus: Adoramus te, Christe;
Lassus: Ave verum Corpus;
Lassus: Timor et tremor;
Lotti: Crucifixus a 8;
Mendelssohn: Verleih uns Frieden;
Mendelssohn: Psalm 43 (Richte mich, Gott);
Monteverdi: Beatus vir;
Monteverdi: Cantate Domino;
Monteverdi: Christe, adoramus te;
Mozart: Ave verum Corpus;
Palestrina: Exsultate Deo;
Palestrina: Sicut cervus;
Palestrina: Tu es Petrus and Quodcumque ligaveris;
Poulenc: Salve Regina;
Rachmaninov: Ave Maria;
Rheinberger: Abendlied, Op. 69 no. 3;
Reger: Unser lieben Frauen Traum;
Rossini: O salutaris Hostia;
Schubert: Psalm 23;
Schutz: Psalm 100;
Schutz: Selig sind die Toten;
Stravinsky: Ave Maria;
Sweelinck: Laudate Dominum;
Tchaikovsky: Hymn to the Virgin;
Verdi: Ave Maria;
Viadana: Exsultate justi;
Victoria: Ave Maria a 4;
Victoria: Jesu, dulcis memoria;
Victoria: O quam gloriosum;
Victoria: O vos omnes
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Sacred Music Collection
Thursday, 30 December 2021  | 

This is a wide-ranging selection of sacred choral music, in a clear, well-presented edition - but it's expensive. Take advantage of special offers when these are available by checking Forwood's ScoreStore regularly.

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Thursday, 18 March 2021  | 

I ordered a book. They charged me the cover price plus postage. The book I ordered arrived in the time they said it would. Whilst you couldn't expect for more, nor could you really expect less.Thank you.


Hi Charles, thanks for your review. We're very pleased to have fulfilled your minimum expectations! Although, we would point out that we didn't charge you the cover price (18.50) but a discounted price, as with everything on our online store. We hope you enjoy using the book, and we thank you again for your order.
- Forwoods ScoreStore team.

European Sacred Music
Thursday, 18 February 2021  | 

Fine. Took six days to arrive.

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