A Pentatonic Kyrie (Christoph Dalitz)
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Title: A Pentatonic Kyrie
Composer: Christoph Dalitz
Number of voices: 4vv Voicing: SATB
Genre: Sacred, [[:Category:|]]
Instruments: a cappella
Published: 1991 Copyright: The entire work is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 2.0 Germany License which explicitly allows free copying, distribution and performance of this work
Description: This setting of the "Kyrie" acclamation is not meant as a prayer for mercy, but rather as a praise of the Lord and his mercy. The tonality ranges from archaic pentatonics in the "Kyrie" sections to "sweeter" sounds in the "Christe".
Original text and translations
Kyrie eleison. Christe eleison. Kyrie eleison.