Home >> Te Deum, H.146
Te Deum, H.146
Rollover image for closeup

Te Deum, H.146

Item #: HL.49003275

Our Price:
$21.95

No Rating Unrated ( Be the first to review this item )

by Schott

Composed by Marc-Antoine Charpentier. Arranged by Jean-Paul Montagnier.

Schott. Voicing/Format: Vocal Score. 7.5x10.75 inches. 56 pages. Published by Schott. (HL.49003275)

Free Shipping on this item in orders above $199

In Stock
Usually ships within 1-2 business days

 

For SATB Chorus with SSATB Soli and Orchestra. Of the 4 surviving settings of the Te Deum by Charpentier, the present one composed in the 'joyeux et très guerrier' key of D major, is undoubtedly his most famous work, thanks to television producers who chose its opening prelude to be the Eurovision signature tune in the early 1950s. Although Charpentier's Parisian career is quite well documented, little is known about the genesis and first performance of the Te Deum but it has been suggested that it may have been performed during the celebrations of the military victory of Steinkerque (3 August 1692). It is likely, however, that it was commissioned by the Jesuits of the church of Saint-Louis (today, Saint-Paul-Saint-Louis) for whom Charpentier had been working as maître de musique since 1687.

"All I can say is WOW! This was the easiest transaction with the fastest shipping and high quality product and service on the net! I ordered on a Saturday, received products on Monday and they were exactly what I wanted! How often does that happen? Will definitely use this site again and recommend to fellow musicians! Thank you!!"

-- D.M., Bemidji, MN
"Thanks for your great service. You will see more orders from me in the future. Thanks again."

-- C.F., Helmetta, NJ
"Hi folks at ActiveMusician! Just wanted to let you know I am delighted at both the quality of my new Hartke amplifier as well as the super fast shipping. This heavy item was shipped free in only 4 business days. I still cannot believe the exceptional quality of the product for the low price I paid. I will be back!"

-- D.H., Corunna, MI
 
 
 
Over 140,000 Items In Stock and Ready to Ship
 
Search