Canticles in Bb

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These canticles make use of both the Latin and English Liturgical texts. Both the Magnificat and the Nunc Dimittis are scored for unaccompanied choir(s). The Magnificat is scored for two SATB choirs and the Nunc Dimittis is scored for one SATB choir and three soloist; Alto, Tenor, Bass. They are composed using an adapted form of the basic Tintinnabuli technique theorised and created by Arvo Pärt. The Magnificat is in Bb Major and the Nunc Dimittis in Bb minor.

Score ID
Year of composition
Moderate (Grades 4-6)
10 minutes
Modern classical music

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