Leonard Bernstein ‎– Mass

CBS ‎– 77256
2 × Vinyl, LP
Box Set, Album


Mass: A Theatre Piece For Singers, Players And Dancers
I. Devotions Before Mass
A1a 1. Antiphon: Kyrie Eleison
A1b 2. Hymn And Psalm: "A Simple Song"
A1c 3. Responsory: Alleluia
Il. First Introit (Rondo)
A2a 1. Prefatory Prayers
A2b 2. Thrice - Triple Canon: Dominum Vobiscum
Ill. Second Introit
A3a 1. In Nomine Patris
A3b 2. Prayer For The Congregation (Chorale: "Almighty Father")
A3c 3. Epiphany
IV. Confession
A4a 1. Confiteor
A4b 2. Trope: "I Don't Know"
A4c 3. Trope: "Easy"
B1 V. Meditation #1
Vl. Gloria
B2a 1. Gloria Tibi
B2b 2. Gloria In Excelsis
B2c 3. Trope: "Half Of The People"
B2d 4. Trope: "Thank You"
B3 VIl. Meditation #2
B4 VIll. Epistle: "The Word Of The Lord"
B5 IX. Gospel-Sermon: "God Said"
X. Credo
C1a 1. Credo In Unum Deum
C1b 2. Trope: "Non Credo"
C1c 3. Trope: "Hurry"
C1d 4. Trope: "World Without End"
C1e 5. Trope: "I Believe In God"
C2 Xl. Meditation #3 (De Profundis, Part 1)
C3 Xll. Offertory (De Profundis, Part 2)
Xlll. The Lord's Prayer
C4a 1. "Our Father..."
C4b 2. Trope: "I Go On"
C5 XlV. Sanctus
C6 XV. Agnus Dei (Beginning)
D1 XV. Agnus Dei (Conclusion)
D2 XVI. Fraction: "Things Get Broken"
D3 XVIl. Pax: Communion ("Secret Songs")

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Text from the Liturgy of the Roman Mass
Created for the Opening of the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington, DC on September 8, 1971

Includes a 32-page booklet with full credits and sung texts in English, French and German

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Label A): S 72986 A
  • Matrix / Runout (Label B): S 72986 B
  • Matrix / Runout (Label C): S 72987 A
  • Matrix / Runout (Label D): S 72987 B
  • Rights Society: MCPS

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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
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
S2BR 220300, SBR-235475/6 Leonard Bernstein Mass(Box + 2xLP, Album) CBS, CBS S2BR 220300, SBR-235475/6 Australia 1971 Sell This Version