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African sanctus ; &, Dona nobis pacem / David Fanshawe.

Fanshawe, David, 1942-2010 (Author). Fernandez, Wilhelmenia. (Added Author). Creed, Neville. (Added Author). Fanshawe, David, 1942-2010 Dona nobis pacem. (Added Author). St. George's Chapel (Windsor Castle). Choristers. (Added Author). Bournemouth Symphony Chorus. (Added Author).
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  • Physical Description: 1 audio disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: N[ew] Y[ork] : Silva Classics, [1994]

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General Note: Compact disc.
The 1st work is a Mass. The Et in Spiritum Sanctum is a section of the 1st work in an alternate scoring.
For African tapes, choir, operatic soprano, light soprano, choristers, ethnic drums, drums, percussion, lead & bass guitar, piano and organ; the 2nd work may be performed separately or as the conclusion of the first.
Title from container verso.
Program notes by the composer, biographical notes on composer and performers, and texts with English translations (31 p. : col. ill., col. ports.) in container.
Formatted Contents Note: African sanctus (57:00) -- Dona nobis pacem : a hymn for world peace (7:27) -- Et in Spiritum Sanctum : ladies version (3:53) -- Dona nobis pacem : short version with fade (5:34).
Participant or Performer Note: Wilhelmenia Fernandez, soprano; Choristers of St. George's Chapel; Bournemouth Symphony Chorus; instrumental ensemble with the composer, piano; Neville Creed, conductor.
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note: Recorded Feb. 19-20, 1994 in Wessex Hall in Poole. The African tapes are field recordings made 1969-73 in Uganda, Egypt, Sudan, and Kenya.
Language Note: Sung in English, Latin, and Arabic.
Subject: Choruses, Sacred (Mixed voices) with instrumental ensemble.
Folk music > Africa.
Peace > Songs and music.
Genre: Masses.

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