De Profundis H 189 (Marc-Antoine Charpentier)
- Editor: Lewis Jones (submitted 2010-06-22). Score information: A4, 64 pages, 414 kB Copyright: Personal
- Edition notes: Edited from facsimile.
Title: De Profundis H 189
Composer: Marc-Antoine Charpentier
Description: Composed after 30th July, 1683, for the funeral of the wife of Louis XIV. For 3 recorders, 5 strings, double chorus (marked A & B in the score), 9 soloists and continuo. The bas dessus (mezzo soprano) part is best doubled in tuttis, but can be situated in either choir, as it does not take part in any antiphonal sections. The setting concludes with the opening words of the Requiem mass.
Original text and translations
Original text and translations may be found at Psalm 130.
Original text and translations may be found at Requiem.