Bernstein* / Alan Titus, The Norman Scribner Choir, The Berkshire Boy Choir* ‎– Mass

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Sony Classical ‎– SM2K 63089
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I. Devotions Before Mass
1-1 1. Antiphon: Kyrie Eleison
Baritone Vocals – Raymond DeVollSoprano Vocals – Betty Allen, Karen AltmanTenor Vocals – Dominic Cassa
1:58
1-2 2. Hymn And Psalm: "A Simple Song"
Baritone Vocals – Alan Titus
4:42
1-3 3. Responsory: Alleluia
Vocals – Adrienne Albert, Charles Magruder, John Manno, June Magruder, Maeretha Stewart, William Elliot
1:07
II. First Introit (Rondo)
1-4 1. Prefatory Prayers 5:14
1-5 2. Thrice-Triple Canon: Dominus Vobiscum 0:36
III. Second Introit
1-6 1. In Nomine Patris
Voice [Celebrant] – Alan Titus
2:00
1-7 2. Prayer For The Congregation (Chorale: "Almighty Father") 1:30
1-8 3. Epiphany
Oboe [Solo] – Leonard ArnerVoice [Celebrant] – Alan Titus
0:54
IV. Confession
1-9 1. Confiteor 2:23
1-10 2. Trope: "I Don't Know"
Vocals [Descant] – Ronald Young (3)Vocals [First Rock Singer] – Carl Hall
1:38
1-11 3. Trope: "Easy"
Vocals [First Blues Singer] – Eugene Edwards (2)Vocals [Second Blues Singer] – Ed Dixon (2)Vocals [Second Rock Singer] – Joy FranzVocals [Third Blues Singer] – Louis St. LouisVocals [Third Rock Singer] – Marion Ramsey
5:20
V. Meditation No. 1
1-12 Orchestra Alone 5:09
VI. Gloria
1-13 1. Gloria Tibi
Baritone Vocals – Alan Titus
1:48
1-14 2. Gloria In Excelsis 1:14
1-15 3. Trope: "Half Of The People" 0:58
1-16 4. Trope: "Thank You"
Soprano Vocals – Lee Hooper
2:46
VII. Meditation No. 2
1-17 Orchestra Alone (On A Sequence By Beethoven) 3:56
VIII. Epistle
1-18 "The Word Of The Lord"
Voice, Baritone Vocals – Alan Titus
5:47
IX. Gospel-Sermon
1-19 "God Said"
Vocals [Fifth Solo] – Carole PrandisVocals [First Solo] – Benjamin RaysonVocals [Fourth Solo] – Ronald Young (3)Vocals [Preacher] – Larry Marshall*Vocals [Second Solo] – Judy GibsonVocals [Third Solo] – John D. Anthony
5:00
X Credo
2-1 1. Credo In Unum Deum
Voice [Celebrant] – Alan Titus
1:06
2-2 2. Trope: "Non Credo"
Baritone Vocals – David Cryer
2:16
2-3 3. Trope: "Hurry"
Mezzo-soprano Vocals – Gina Penn
1:19
2-4 4. Trope: "World Without End"
Mezzo-soprano Vocals – Mary Bracken Phillips
1:44
2-5 5. Trope: "I Believe In God"
Vocals [Rock Singer] – Tom Ellis (4)
2:00
XI. Meditation No. 3
2-6 (De Profundis, Part 1) 2:59
XII. Offertory
2-7 (De Profundis, Part 2) 2:01
XIII. The Lord's Prayer
2-8 1. "Our Father..."
Baritone Vocals – Alan Titus
1:47
2-9 2. Trope: "I Go On"
Baritone Vocals – Alan Titus
2:34
XIV. Sanctus
2-10 "Holy! Holy! Holy!..." 5:14
XV. Agnus Dei
2-11 "Agnues Dei..." 7:07
XVI. Fraction
2-12 "Things Get Broken"
Baritone Vocals – Alan Titus
14:21
XVII. Pax: Communion
2-13 "Secret Songs"
Vocals – Barbara Williams (2), David Cryer, Ed Dixon (2), John D. Anthony, Jonathan Gram, Joy Franz, Margaret Cowie, Ronald Young (3)
9:50

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Notes

MASS was created for the opening of the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington, D.C. on September 8, 1971.

Recorded at John F. Kennedy Center Concert Hall, Washington, D.C., and Studio B, 49 E. 52nd Street, New York City, in August, September & October 1971.)

Mass: A Theatre Piece for Singers, Players and Dancers / Ein Theaterstück für Sänger, Schauspieler und Tänzer / Une pièce de théâtre pour chanteurs, acteurs et danseurs

Text from the liturgy of the Roman Mass with additional texts by Stephen Schwartz and Leonard Bernstein.

Disc 1 Total time: 54'10
Disc 2 Total time: 64'21

For this recording, 20-bit technology was used to maximize sound quality. (SBM - Super Bit Mapping)

© ℗ 1997 Sony Music Entertainment Inc.
Originally released 1971 Sony Music Entertainment Inc. Manufactured by Sony Music Entertainment Inc.
Distribution: Sony Music

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 0 7464-63089-2 9
  • Other (Disc 1 - Catalog No.): 63119
  • Other (Disc 2 - Catalog No.): 631120
  • Matrix / Runout (Disc 1): DIDC-071150 1 A01
  • Mould SID Code (Disc 1): IFPI 50D3
  • Matrix / Runout (Disc 2): DIDC-071083 5 A05
  • Mould SID Code (Disc 2 ): IFPI 50D6
  • Other (Spars Code): ADD

Other Versions (5 of 10) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
M2Q 31008 Leonard Bernstein Mass(2xLP, Album, Quad) Columbia Masterworks M2Q 31008 US 1972 Sell This Version
M2 31008 Leonard Bernstein Mass(2xLP) Columbia Masterworks M2 31008 US 1971 Sell This Version
77256 Leonard Bernstein Mass(2xLP + Box, Album) CBS 77256 UK 1971 Sell This Version
42-77256, 42-77256 B Leonard Bernstein Mass(2x8-Trk) CBS, CBS 42-77256, 42-77256 B UK 1971 Sell This Version
S2K 44593 Leonard Bernstein Mass(2xCD, Album, RE) CBS Masterworks S2K 44593 US 1997 Sell This Version

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