Requiem 'for Butti' - Liturgical version

Latin Mass

Choir: SATB + Soprano Solo

Catalogue Number: 

2003

Duration:

20:00

Year written: 

2000

First performed:

The work is dedicated to Robert Buttimore, a friend who died during the final months of composition in Autumn 1999. The Introit opens with the first four notes of the plainchant Introit. The Introit, Kyrie, Sanctus and Agnus Dei are all developed from the plainchant Introit - Introit, Kyrie, Offertory, Sanctus, Benedictus, Agnus Dei, Communion, In Paradisum. 'the sublime and comforting Hosanna' - John Humphries, BMS Newsletter