Category:   ETHNIC MUSIC
Composer:   Michael Dl Mendoza
Arranger:   NA
Publisher:   Alliance Music
Edition:   AMP-0135
Voicing:   SATB
Setting:   A Cappella

Reviewer:   

Patricia Kasarow
Gustavus Adolphus College 1997
R&R Chair Ethnic Music

A Spanish translation of the Latin “Sanctus” text is the basis for this rhythmic and vital piece. Shifting simple and compound meters bring an excitement and forward drive. The ABA form makes the piece easy to learn, there are a few divisi parts for the women.