Stabat mater

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Arvo Pärt

Stabat mater

About this work...

This 1985 setting of the traditional text was commissioned by the Alban Berg Foundation. It is scored for three high voices - soprano, counter-tenor and tenor - with the accompaniment of violin, viola and cello. The 25-minute work begins with an introduction by the string trio that begins pianissimo in the high regions... read more

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