Mša Glagolskaja

Leoš Janáček

Mša Glagolskaja

JW3/9, JWiii/9 • “Glagolitic Mass”

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Leos Janácek's magnificent Glagolitic Mass (or Slavonic Mass) had its origins in 1907, when the composer began sketching out a Latin mass for chorus and organ. Janácek had nearly finished three sections of the work (the Kyrie, Credo, and Agnus Dei) when he set it aside. He did not return to it for almost 20 years. This... read more