WOW HD GB
FREE SHIPPING AVAILABLE!

Explore

In Stock

Artists

Actors

Authors

Format

Theme

Genre

Rated

Label

Specialty

Decades

Size

Color

Deals

Der Stern Von Bethlehem 164 & Advent Motetten 176

Der Stern Von Bethlehem 164 & Advent Motetten 176

(Hybrid SACD)
  • By RHEINBERGER / GECER / VOGTLAND PHILHARMONIE
  • Release 01/10/2021
  • Media Format SACD
Share Twitter
SACD 
Price: £17.13

Product Notes

Joseph Gabriel Rheinberger is one of those late Romantic composers who enjoyed extraordinary popularity during his lifetime, but whose works are largely forgotten today. In 1890 Rheinberger wrote one of his most personal and soulful works, the Christmas cantata "Der Stern von Bethlehem" for solos, choir and orchestra, for which his wife, the then-published poet Franziska von Hoffnaaß, had written the text. The cantata premiered on December 24, 1892, at the Kreuzkirche in Dresden and soon became one of Rheinberger's best-known and most beautiful oratorical creations. His nine "Advent Motets" were written in 1893, composed as a contribution to the traditional cultivation of the chants of the church service, which changed according to the church year. These motets are assigned to the liturgy of the four Sundays of Advent and form a coherent cycle for the Advent season.

Details

Title: Der Stern Von Bethlehem 164 & Advent Motetten 176
Release Date: 01/10/2021
Label: Ars Produktion
Media Format: SACD
UPC: 4260052383278
Item #: 2430870X
We use cookies to personalize content and ads, to provide social media features and to analyze our traffic. We also share information about your use of our site with our social media, advertising and analytics partners who may combine it with other information that you’ve provided to them or that they’ve collected from your use of their services. More details
Understood