One might be forgiven, when listening to the church music of Antonio Lotti (c –), for thinking that he was a Venetian composer contemporary with. Lotti A – Crucifixus. Composer: Category: Anthem. Words. Crucifixus etiam pro nobis; sub Pontio Pilato passus et sepultus est. Lotti is most famous for his Crucifixus in 8 parts, although it is not generally known that this ‘motet’ actually comes from a larger work: the Credo in F for choir and.

Author: Daibar Muran
Country: South Sudan
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Literature
Published (Last): 8 May 2008
Pages: 316
PDF File Size: 6.45 Mb
ePub File Size: 5.16 Mb
ISBN: 491-1-40541-209-9
Downloads: 53263
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Tara

The Crucifixus for 8vv is available as a PDF for free download. In he was given leave to go to Dresdenwhere a number of his operas were produced, including Giove in ArgoTeofane and Li quattro elementi all with librettos by Antonio Maria Lucchini.

Welcome to Hyperion Records, an independent British classical label devoted to presenting high-quality recordings of music of all styles and from all periods from the twelfth century to the twenty-first. Printed crucifiuxs can also be purchased.

Antonio Lotti – Wikipedia

The instruments play throughout the work, except for the Crucifixuswhere the choir divides into 8 parts, accompanied only by the continuo. Lotti’s mass settings are exclusively Kyries, Glorias and Credos. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Lotti wrote in a variety of forms, producing massescantatasmadrigalsaround thirty operasand instrumental music.

Lotti A – Crucifixus

Crucjfixus with the other settings, an Adagio for Et incarnatus est and a joyous fanfare for Et cducifixus restore the music of the Crucifixus to its rightful context. Presso Andrea Santini e Figlio. Update Required To play the media you will need to either update your browser to a recent version or update your Flash plugin.


The Cambridge SingersJohn Rutter conductor. The governing body of the scuola, the Provveditori di Comun, contracted Antonio Lotti in to provide litti at the scuola for the annual feast of Pentecost and the two days after for total of at least eight years.

A computer synthesised audio track of this work. Credo in D minor: It is not known whether the Sanctus is similarly reprised from some other setting by Lotti, or is by Zelenka. This manuscript has only recently been identified as an autograph.

Double barlines, cautionary accidentals, commas and fermata are editorial. Above all, his love and mastery of contrapuntal and imitative writing dominates in his later years, and cruccifixus composer became very highly regarded.

This crucitixus, for 6 voices, is a section from Lotti’s Credo cfucifixus G minor for double choir, strings and continuo. This motet is a section of a Credo in Ffor four voices with string and continuo accompaniment, found in a manuscript in Dresden. This version is written in 8 parts; crucfiixus basses begin and the music unfolds organically towards an impressive crucitixus. All of these works are available from Ancient Groove Music. Hyperion offers both CDs, and downloads in a number of formats.

His more progressive works foreshadow the gallant style, considered a transition between the established Baroque and emerging Classical styles. This is a rare example, both as an autograph manuscript and as the only known source of this setting. The Crucifixus section is widely known as a motet, separated from its context. Allegri’s haunting Miserere is the central point in a journey through music of longing and entreaty, hope and faith.


As with the Credo in F, the work is mostly for four-part chorus, which expands for the Crucifixus to ten voices, and the strings are tacent for that section. While in Venice, the king had engaged Lotti specifically to compose for the Italian opera troupe that he had assembled.

Crucifixus a 8 (Antonio Lotti) – ChoralWiki

Various 19th century published editions were also consulted. Unlike Lotti’s other Credos, this does not require more parts for any sections, though there are solo instructions which could be performed by a semi-chorus. Maestri di cappella at Saint Mark’s Basilica. Crucifixus etiam pro nobis sub Pontio Pilato. This page was last loti on 24 Novemberat By he had become first organist and in maestro di capella, a position he held until his death.

He died and was buried. This is a large-scale setting of the Credo for double choir with string and continuo accompaniment, which is the source of the six-part Crucifixussometimes performed as a stand-alone motet.

Introduction English One might be forgiven, when listening to the church music of Antonio Lotti c—for thinking that he was a Venetian composer contemporary with Palestrina in the High Renaissance.

The pungency of the music is obtained through the suspension, dissonance and resolution of the long slow lines. Credo in G minor: