Requiem, Op (Fauré, Gabriel) . Pie Jesu • 5. . Notes, Reconstruction of Fauré’s and versions, edited from the original () full score. Pie Jesu This song is by Gabriel Fauré and appears in the mass Requiem, op. 48 (). Pie Jesu Domine, dona eis requiem, dona eis requiem. Pie Jesu. In his seven-section Requiem, the French composer Gabriel Fauré distilled Of all seven sections, the Pie Jesu, Agnus Dei and In Paradisum emerge as the.

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Requiem (Fauré)

These files are part of the Orchestra Parts Project. After six measures, the pif sing a melody to it that gently rises and falls, and repeats it almost the same way. The sopranos continue similarly that praise is due in Jerusalem, then all voices exclaim ” Exaudi ” hear.

Quote’s cited date is Soloist, then choir, end the movement softly, repeating ” Libera me, Domine “. The Offertoire begins in B minor with faaure canon of alto and tenor in short succession on a simple modal melody with little ambitusin a prayer ” O Domine, Jesu Christ, rex gloriae ” O Lord, Jesus Christ, King of Glory to free the souls of the departed from eternal punishment and the deep lake, ending in unison.

In gradual progression of harmony and a sudden crescendoa first climax is reached on ” et lux perpetua ” and lasting lightdiminishing on a repeated ” luceat eis ” may shine for them. Fakre, while the motion in the orchestra stays the same, the key changes to the minor mode, and the Lamb of God is asked for rest in chords of daring harmonic progression. Editor Jean Roger-Ducasse —co-orchestrator. Ipe the liturgical nature of the work, boy trebles are often used instead of sopranos.

Pi it is thus that I see death: I wanted to write something different.

Requiem (Fauré) – Wikipedia

After one measure of just D in the instruments, the choir enters pianissimo in six parts on the D minor chord and stays on it in homophony for the entire text ” Requiem aeternam ” eternal rest. A second pei is again sung by the sopranos, filled on the last words by the others: This is answered by the sopranos in diminuendoand the music softens and reverts to the dreamy harp arpeggios that it began with as the violin melody floats upwards to the final note in E flat major and the full choir repeats,with the altos finally joining: He replaced ” Libera eas ” “Deliver them” at the beginning of the next verse with a repetition of ” O Domine Jesu Christe, Rex gloriae, libera faurs defunctorum “, and he omitted the third verse beginning ” Sed signifer sanctus The choir repeats the first line of the text on the same motif as in the beginning, but in more elaborate polyphony in four parts, concluded by an uplifting Amen in B major.


Naxos Pue not enabled. The composer said of the work, “Everything I managed to entertain by way of religious illusion I put into my Requiem, which moreover is dominated from beginning to end by a very ;ie feeling of faith in eternal rest. Choral Public Domain Library It was not performed in the United States untilat fsure student concert at the Curtis Institute of Music in Philadelphia.

Retrieved from ” http: The orchestra changes tone, the dreamy accompaniment is replaced by firm and powerful major chords with a horn fanfare marked forte, and the male voices declare ” Hosanna in excelsis ” praise in the highest. He concludes with an added “Amen”.

He uesu altered the texts of the Introitthe KyriePie JesuAgnus Deiand In Paradisumbut substantially changed the text of the Offertory described below. This full score is provided for private study; you must apply to the editor for orchestral parts to perform this edition with orchestra.

The tenors repeat the prayer alone for eternal rest on a simple melody. Jesuu voices add only softly, broken by rests, what jeesu prayer is about: Decca RecordsGagnaux Collection. These file s are part of the Werner Icking Music Collection. Disques EratoGagnaux Collection. Its focus is on eternal rest and consolation.

The call “Christe” is strong and urgent the first time, repeated more softly a few more times. I know it all by heart. The choral – orchestral setting of the shortened Catholic Mass for jeus Dead in Latin is the best-known of his large works. Fxure to my Requiem, perhaps I have also instinctively sought to escape from what is thought right and proper, after all the years of accompanying burial services on the organ!

Retrieved from ” https: He composed the work in the late s and revised it in the s, finishing it in The final movement In Paradisum is based on a text that is not part of the liturgy of the funeral mass but of the burial. Creative Commons Attribution Non-commercial 3. The music of Gounod has been criticised for its inclination towards human tenderness.


The one line of text is repeated three times, the first two times asking for “requiem” restthen intensified for “sempiternam requiem” everlasting rest. For the ppie a baritone solo, jeeu bassoons, four horns and two trumpets are added to the original scoring.

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Gabriel Fauré : Pie Jesu

The text is continued by the choir in four parts in homophony: The sequence is repeated beginning one step higher for the next line, and again one step higher for the following more urgent call to Jesus, enforced by the basses. The orchestration of the final version comprises mixed choir, solo soprano, solo baritone, two flutes, two clarinets only in the Pie Jesutwo bassoons, four horns, two trumpets only in the Kyrie and Sanctusthree trombones, timpani only in the Libera meharp, organ, strings with only a single section of violins, but divided violas and cellos, as before.

The composition is structured in seven movements:. The first call is a modal melody in B-flat major of six measures, the second call is similar but reaching up higher. The voices are abbreviated, S for sopranoA for altoT for tenorB for bass.