The Crucifixion – John Stainer ( – ). Stainer was one of the most distinguished musicians of his generation. In he was appointed organist of St. Modelled on the great passion settings of J.S. Bach, Stainer’s Crucifixion is amongst the most popular of all English choral works and vividly portrays the events. 1 Music files. Complete work; Individual movements. 3. Processional to Calvary (Fling wide the gates); Hymn: Cross of Jesus.

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The Crucifixion (Stainer) – Wikipedia

Although enjoying a close working relationship with any leading professional orchestras and conductors, the Society is a independent and self-governing amateur choir, drawing talented singers from a wide area across Yokshire and the north of England.

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John Stainer Part 2 – The Agony. And then there were others, such as John Ruskin and William Morris whose brilliance shone over numerous arts and disciplines.

Unlike the passions, however, there is no orchestra to provide light and shade to accompaniments and add piquancy or punch to the drama. Skip to main content. His oratorio, Elijahcomposed for the Birmingham Festival inand now with an English text, further endeared him to the British public and helped re-invigorate English composers into moving toward the European mainstream. Jesus said, “Father, forgive them” Tenor Duet: The Crucifixion can still bat with the best of them every season, its many performances and broadcasts every year at Passiontide gladly attended and participated in with great British gusto.


Composition Artist Credits The Crucifixion.

John Stainer Part 10 – Litany of the Passion. November Total duration: Later in life, he was ever keen to acknowledge this period as of the utmost significance in his musical development. If you wish to use these notes for commercial purposes, e. The FULL Concert — all parts from the same work, with all voices undiminished to help you fine-tune your performance. As a founder member of the Musical Association, President of the Royal College of Organists and many other professional bodies, and co-founder of august societies and institutions such as the Oxford Philharmonic Society and the Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music, he worked tirelessly for the improvement of music appreciation and education, and enhanced standards throughout the country as a whole.

In this respect he was undoubtedly successful, as the enduring popularity of The Crucifixion continues to testify. Upgrade to our Master Class!

The Crucifixion (Stainer, John) – IMSLP/Petrucci Music Library: Free Public Domain Sheet Music

Sstainer was one of the most distinguished musicians of his generation. His edition of Early Bodleian Music is recognised as the earliest attempt by an English scholar to investigate music before the great Renaissance figures of Palestrina, Lassus, Victoria and Tallis. Some years have passed since its first performanceand opinions are still sharply divided as to its worth. We include complete step-by-step instructions on how to easily transfer your downloaded audio files onto a mobile device.

The Crucifixion (John Stainer)

Now you can rehearse anywhere! He also introduced weekly choral celebrations of communion and processions while providing adequate rehearsal time to cope with an expanded and enhanced repertory. Handel and Mendelssohn remained the staple diet, supplemented by a host of native English oratorios often written in pale imitation of the two German titans. Gramophone’s expert reviews easier than ever before. Robert was Tenor Lay Clark at Birmingham Cathedral for 5 years, having previously sung there as a treble.


So thou liftest thy divine petition Bass, Tenor The mystery of intercession Crucivixion Arrangements and Transcriptions Procession to Calvary No. An unselfregarding and genuine performance such as this probably makes as strong a case as can be made.

Stainer The Crucirixion The Crucifixion. He was an Oxford Professor, a general inspector of music education and held presidencies of several professional bodies.

While Haydn, Mozart and Beethoven had rapidly become staples of the orchestral, chamber and instrumental classical canon, music for religious purposes had been somewhat stifled ever since the Puritan tirades against liturgical and theatrical music.

Stainer The Crucifixion

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And when they were come Bass The mystery of the divine humiliation Recitative: Is it nothing to you Bass The appeal of the crucified Recit. Hyperion offers both CDs, and downloads stziner a number of formats.

The all-time greats Read about the artists who changed the world of classical music. Please use the dropdown buttons to set your preferred options, or use the checkbox to accept the defaults. Naxos Javascript not enabled. Stainer was born into a family of modest means in Southwark on 6 June and was taught organ from an early age by his schoolmaster stsiner.

The structure of The Crucifixion is inspired by J.