Spiritual Excersises/ Andliga Övningar

 

Motet nr 3, available in two alternative settings.

A. For 5 part equal voices (originally for men)

Commissioned by Rikskonserter for the Lamentabile Consort.

B. For 6 part mixed chorus.

Commissioned by Swedish Radio for the Swedish Radio choir.

The piece uses three different spiritual traditions to create a metaphoric spritual excercise.

Patanjali, Ignatius and St John of the Cross are juxtaposed in the piece.

First performance in Tammerfors, Northlights project under Mikko Heiniö. (Male chorus version), maj 2005

First performance in Stockholm, Swedish Radiochoir under Peter Dijkstra (Mixed chorus version) aug 2006.

 

Printed by Gehrmans Swedish version: http://www.gehrmans.se/english/shop/info.asp?CGkod=7948 English version:

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