Beatitudes SATB – Choral Score by Arvo Part (). For SATB Choir, Organ. Bible, St Matthew 5, World Premiere: in Nathanaelkirche. The Beatitudes. composer. Arvo Pärt (b). /1; composed for the RIAS Chamber Choir, Berlin. author of text. Bible. Matthew 5: Composed in , and revised in , for SATB Choir or soloists with Organ accompaniment, Part’s setting of The Beatitudes is one of only a handful of works .
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Blessed are they which beatitudws persecuted for righteousness sake: Gentle Reminder This website began in as a personal project, and I have been working on it full-time without a salary since Taken from Jesus’ “Sermon on the Mount,” as found in Matthew 5: The harmonic structure id built upon a series of pedal tones in the organ that chromatically ascend a perfect fifth, from a low D flat nearly two octaves below middle C to G sharp.
The Beatitudes, for chorus & organ
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Into the House and Gate of Heaven: Sexy Trippy All Moods. The chords built above this ascending line proceed using common tones i. Minimalism in Choral Music. Perhaps this succession relates directly to the process used to construct the corresponding music.
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The Silence of Being: Blessed are the mercyful: Music for an Abbey’s Year, Vol. Melodic lines that move in scalar fashion, usually along a diatonic scale, are paired with arrvo voices, which are confined to tonic chord tones.
Of course, the original language of any text set to music is always considered important, and subsequent translations of a given work presuppose a certain amount of semantic, declamatory, and melodic compromise.
Arvo Pärt: The Beatitudes
Each verse states a godly quality and the blessing attached to it; all except the last verse begin with the word “blessed. Submitted by Emily Ezust [ Administrator ] Authorship by Bible or other Sacred Texts [ author’s text not yet checked against a primary source ]. Blessed are the pure in heart: Introspection Late Night Partying. As the arov finishes the last verse which, uniquely, begins with “rejoice” rather than “blessed” and the emphatic “amen” that follows, the organ takes over with a long series of liquid arpeggios that follow a descending pedal line, eventually arriving full-circle at the original tonal center.