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Peter Maxwell Davies

Publisher: Chester Music

Invocation to Mercurius (1994)
Publisher
Chester Music Ltd
Category
Chorus a cappella / Chorus plus 1 instrument
Year Composed
1994
Duration
4 Minutes
Chorus
SATB
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Peter Maxwell Davies Invocation to Mercurius (1994)
Mercury as the spirit of transformation. This alchemical hymn is in the tritone-rich modal style of the composer's carols, the choral writing vigorous and fanfaring, in bursts of homophony and brief canons. Crotales streak mercurial glitter over the voices.


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