Pergolesi, Giovanni Battista
Stabat mater
Arranged for female choir (SMA)
Edition no.
BA 5692
ISMN
9790006535446
Volume / Series
Female Choir
Editor
Bruno, Malcolm
Arranger
Bruno, Malcolm
Language(s) of work
Latin
Language(s) of text
English, German
Product format
Score
Instrumentation
Soprano solo, Mezzo-soprano solo, Alto solo, Female choir: SMezA, Strings
Comments
For performance material please see BA 7679
Binding
Stapled
Pages / Format
IV, 47 S. - 31,0 x 24,3 cm
Pergolesi’s famous “Stabat mater”, a work for two soloists, strings and continuo quickly became a success throughout Europe.
However there are numerous indications that it was also performed by choirs from very early on. Particular movements were very probably sung by a two-part choir, whilst the arias were kept for the soloists.

In this edition, the outer movements and no. 8 are now scored for three-part choir (SMA) in contrast to the solo aria movements. Three further movements are set as trios for three solo voices.
The added parts are derived from the existing musical material. These lend this well-known work a completely new charm and provide a welcome addition to the repertoire for choral concerts.

- Arrangement for female choir (SMA) based on the Bärenreiter Urtext edition of the original work
- Clear, straightforward piano reduction

The arranger
Malcolm Bruno is the editor of the Urtext edition of the “Stabat mater” (BA 7679) and a renowned expert in 18th century Italian music.
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