Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Litaniae
Recorded at the Tallinn Dome Church (Tallinna Toomkirik), Tallinn, Estonia in September 10-12 & November 10-13, 1998. Released in 2000. Recording and Sound Engineer: Gunnar Andersson; Production by Carus-Verlag, Stuttgart.
All compositions by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791)
Tracks 1.-5. Litaniae Lauretane KV109 (11:02)
Tracks 6.-14. Litaniae de venerabili altaris Sacramento KV125 (31:34)
Tracks 15.-23. Litaniae de venerabili altaris Sacramento KV243 (33:12)
Kaia Urb:soprano; Ave Moor (KV109, KV243), Juta Roopalu-Malk (KV125):alto; Tiit Kogermann (KV109), Mati Turi (KV125, KV243):tenor; Uku Joller:bass; Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir, Tallinn Chamber Orchestra/Tõnu Kaljuste
Commissions, Dedications and Awards
Research in progress.
The scores of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Litaniae are published by Carus-Verlag, Stuttgart.
Other Points of Interest and Links
The CD booklet contains the texts of the Litaniae in Latin, German, English and French. It also contains an essay (3 pages) on the litanies of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart written by Konrad Küster in German with abridged translations (2 pages each) into English (translation:John Coombs) and French (translation:Jean Paul Ménière). There are also short biographical notes on the Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir, the Tallinn Chamber Orchestra and Tõnu Kaljuste in German, English and French.