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Catalogue No: M060115455
ISMN: 9790060115455
Shop Product Code: 160775A
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ISBN: 978-0-85162-468-6
The Armed Man: A Mass for Peace SATB & piano

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Department: Choral - Choral Vocal Score

Instrumentation: SATB (Vocal Score)

Publisher: Boosey & Hawkes (London)

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Commissioned for the millennium by Britain's Royal Armouries and dedicated to the victims of the Kosovo crisis, this work is a contemporary example of a mass based on the 15th-century French song L'homme armé (The Armed Man). Set within the framework of the Christian mass, The Armed Man is a major choral work which uses both sacred and secular texts. Vocal score for mixed choir and piano reduction of the orchestral score.

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  • speaker201 The Armed Man
  • 02 Call to Prayers
  • speaker203 Kyrie
  • speaker204 Save Me from Bloody Men
  • speaker205 Sanctus
  • speaker206 Hymn Before Action
  • speaker207 Charge!
  • speaker208 Angry Flames
  • speaker209 Torches
  • speaker210 Agnus Dei
  • speaker211 Now the Guns have Stopped
  • speaker212 Benedictus
  • speaker213 Better is Peace

"This is a work of immense haunting beauty .... I can strongly recommend that you look at this piece, as there will undoubtedly be many occasions when its use is appropriate"

(MMA Journal, September 2003)