Annotation

This was originally released in 1967 under 'Philips Classics,' re-released in 1998 by Decca Record Co Ltd in London, then released in the 'Penguin Music Classics' series. This information is from the Penguin CD

Annotation last modified on 2014-03-04 11:36 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Requiem: I. Introitus: Requiem aeternam Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 4:46
2 Requiem: II. Kyrie Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 2:42
3 Requiem: III. Sequentia: Dies irae Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1:44
4 Requiem: Tuba mirum Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 3:54
5 Requiem: Rex tremendae majestatis Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 2:32
6 Requiem: Recordare Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 6:51
7 Requiem: Confutatis Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 3:12
8 Requiem: Lacrimosa Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 3:08
9 Requiem: IV. Offertorium: Domine Jesu Christe Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 4:37
10 Requiem: Hostias Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 4:49
11 Requiem: V. Sanctus Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1:51
12 Requiem: VI. Benedictus Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 4:56
13 Requiem: VII. Agnus Dei Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 3:35
14 Requiem: VIII. Communio: Lux aeterna Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 5:31

Credits

CD 1

recorded in:
London, England, United Kingdom (1967-09) (tracks 1–14)
organ:
Alan Harverson (organist) (1967-09) (tracks 1–14)
additional composer:
Joseph Leopold Eybler (tracks 3–8)
Franz Xaver Süßmayr (tracks 1–2, 7, 14)
Franz Xaver Süßmayr (– 1792-03) (track 13)
Franz Xaver Süßmayr (1791 – 1792) (track 8)
additional orchestrator:
Franz Beyer (track 14)
Franz Jakob Freystädtler (tracks 13–14)
bass vocals:
Gerd Nienstedt (bass-baritone) (1967-09) (tracks 4, 6, 9, 12)
choir vocals:
The John Alldis Choir (1967-09) (tracks 1–3, 5, 7–14)
composer:
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (classical composer) (track 13)
Franz Xaver Süßmayr (tracks 11–12)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (classical composer) (1791) (tracks 1–14)
conductor:
Sir Colin Davis (English conductor) (1967-09) (tracks 1–14)
contralto vocals:
Yvonne Minton (mezzo-soprano) (1967-09) (tracks 4, 6, 9, 12)
orchestra:
BBC Symphony Orchestra (1967-09) (tracks 1–14)
orchestrator:
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (classical composer) (tracks 1–2)
Franz Jakob Freystädtler (tracks 1–2)
Maximilian Stadler (tracks 9–10)
Franz Xaver Süßmayr (tracks 1–14)
solo trombone:
Jack Pinches (trombonist) (1967-09) (tracks 3–4, 6–7, 9–10)
soprano vocals:
Helen Donath (soprano) (1967-09) (tracks 1, 4–6, 8–9, 12, 14)
tenor vocals:
Ryland Davies (tenor) (1967-09) (tracks 4, 6, 9, 12)
phonographic copyright by:
Philips (1968) (tracks 1–2, 11–14)
arrangements:
later translated versions:
Ağıt (track 8)
part of:
Requiem in D minor, K. 626: IV. Offertorium (Süßmayr Edition) (movement) (tracks 9–10)
Requiem in D minor, K. 626: V. Sanctus (Süßmayr edition) (movement) (tracks 11–12)
Requiem in D minor, K. 626: III. Sequenz (Süßmayr Edition) (movement) (tracks 3–8)
Requiem in D minor, K. 626 (catch-all for unknown editions) (track 13)
Requiem in D minor, K. 626 (Süßmayr edition) (tracks 1–2, 13–14)
recording of:
Requiem in D minor, K. 626: I. Introitus: Requiem aeternam (Süßmayr Edition; choir and soprano solo) (1967-09) (track 1)
Requiem in D minor, K. 626: II. Kyrie eleison (Süßmayr Edition; choir) (1967-09) (track 2)
Requiem in D minor, K. 626: III. Sequenz: a. Dies irae (Süßmayr Edition; choir) (1967-09) (track 3)
Requiem in D minor, K. 626: III. Sequenz: b. Tuba mirum (Süßmayr Edition; soprano, contralto, tenor, bass solo) (1967-09) (track 4)
Requiem in D minor, K. 626: III. Sequenz: c. Rex tremendae majestatis (Süßmayr Edition; choir) (1967-09) (track 5)
Requiem in D minor, K. 626: III. Sequenz: d. Recordare, Jesu pie (Süßmayr Edition; soprano, contralto, tenor, bass solo) (1967-09) (track 6)
Requiem in D minor, K. 626: III. Sequenz: e. Confutatis maledictis (Süßmayr Edition; choir) (1967-09) (track 7)
Requiem in D minor, K. 626: III. Sequenz: f. Lacrimosa dies illa (Süßmayr Edition; choir) (1967-09) (track 8)
Requiem in D minor, K. 626: IV. Offertorium: a. Domine Jesu Christie (Süßmayr Edition; choir with solo quartet) (1967-09) (track 9)
Requiem in D minor, K. 626: IV. Offertorium: b. Versus: Hostias et preces (Süßmayr Edition; choir) (1967-09) (track 10)
Requiem in D minor, K. 626: V. Sanctus: a. Sanctus Dominus Deus Sabaoth (Süßmayr Edition; choir) (1967-09) (track 11)
Requiem in D minor, K. 626: V. Sanctus: b. Benedictus (Süßmayr Edition; solo quartet, then choir) (1967-09) (track 12)
Requiem in D minor, K. 626: VI. Agnus Dei (Süßmayr Edition; choir) (1967-09) (track 13)
Requiem in D minor, K. 626: VI. Agnus Dei (catch-all for unknown editions) (1967-09) (track 13)
Requiem in D minor, K. 626: VII. Communio: Lux aeterna (Süßmayr Edition; soprano solo and choir) (1967-09) (track 14)