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Haydn: Seven Last Words Of Christ / Juilliard Quartet

Release Date: 10/10/1990 
Label:  Sony   Catalog #: 44914   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Franz Joseph Haydn
Performer:  Benita ValenteJon HumphreyJan DeGaetaniThomas Paul
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Juilliard String Quartet
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 13 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

Seven last words of Christ on the Cross, H 20 no 2 by Franz Joseph Haydn
Performer:  Benita Valente (Soprano), Jon Humphrey (Tenor), Jan DeGaetani (Mezzo Soprano),
Thomas Paul (Bass)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Juilliard String Quartet
Period: Classical 
Written: 1795-1796; Eszterhazá, Hungary 
Language: German 

Sound Samples

Introduzione: (Maestoso ed adagio) (Voice)
Pater, dimitte illis, non enim sciunt, quid faciunt. (Voice)
Sonata I: Vater im Himmel, o sieh hernieder vom ewigen Thron! (Largo) (Voice)
Amen, dico tibi: hodie mecum eris in paradiso. (Voice)
Sonata II: Ganz Erbarmen, Gnad'und Liebe, bist du Mittler, Gotteslamm. (Grave e cantabile) (Voice)
Mulier, ecce filius tuus, et tu, ecce mater tua! (Voice)
Sonata III: Mutter Jesu, die du trostlos, weinend, seufzend bei dem Kreuze standst. (Grave) (Voice)
Eli, Eli, lama asabthani? (Voice)
Sonata IV: Warum hast du mich verlassen? (Largo) (Voice)
Interlude: Largo-Cantabile e mesto (from Quartet in D Major, Op. 76, No. 5; Hob. III: 79) (Voice)
Sonata V: Jesus rufet: Ach, mich durstet! (Adagio) (Voice)
Consummatum est. (Voice)
Sonata VI: Es is vollbracht! (Lento) (Voice)
Pater! In manus tuas commendo spiritum meum. (Voice)
Sonata VII: In deine Hand', o Herr, empfehl ich meinen Geist. (Largo) (Voice)
Il Terremoto: (Presto e con tutta la forza) (Voice)

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