Mass in Bb Major (“Harmonie Messe”)

Category:   COMMUNITY CHOIRS
Composer:   Franz Joseph Haydn
Arranger:   NA
Publisher:   Kalmus
Edition:   A2644
Voicing:   SATB
Setting:   Accompanied

Reviewer:   

Dennis Marzolf
Minnesota Valley Chorale, Mankato 1991
R&R Chair Community Choirs

The “Wind Band Mass” is Haydn’s last great composition, and the work is full of daring technical, coloristic, and harmonic effects. The “Kyrie” brings to mind […]