- This is the 11th volume of a 12-volume anthology of Latvian a cappella (unaccompanied) choral music written during the period between the 1st Latvian National Song Festival (1873) and the year 2000. In each volume the songs are arranged chronologically by composer, biographical notes on the composers, and bibliographical and textual commentaries for each song are included, as well as an outline of the development of Latvian choral music in the compilers introduction. Text in Latvian and English.
This volume, researched by Dr. A.Klotins, contains Latvian sacred choral music, written in the period 1873-1940: works by Karlis Baumanis, Janis Bahs, Oskars Sepskis, Ernests Vigners, Andrejs Jurjans, Janis Kade, Janis Sanders, Jazeps Vitols, Marija Gubene, Emilis Melngailis, Emils Darzins, Jazeps Medins, Alfreds Kalnins, Julijs Rozitis, Janis Zalitis, Jekabs Medins, Harijs Ore, Visvaldis Sanders, Jekabs Graubins, Adolfs Abele, Arturs Salaks, Karlis Lidaks, Jekabs Poruks, Valdemars Ozolins, Janis Cirulis, Alfreds Feils, Helmers Pavasars, Arnolds Kalnajs, Janis Norvilis, Janis Dreimanis
The corresponding CD by choir Ave Sol Lūgšana (Prayer) is available in our Music department.
- In English and Latvian
- Riga, Latvia