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Beethoven Missa Solemnis in D major

February 20th, 2011 by Abigail Clyne on Abigail Clyne's Blog · No Comments · Uncategorized

I really enjoyed listening to Beethoven’s Missa Solemnis in D major. Musically and vocally this is a very taxing piece and I can see why it is not a commonly performed work. I enjoyed how he used the soloists throughout the entire work, they’re parts were intertwined with the chorus and orchestra. The kyrie felt [...]

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