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

Temporarily Out of Stock -- Notify Me when Back in Stock

 

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.

"I just recieved my box of reeds in the mail today after 3 or 4 days and I am very much satisfied with how they were perfectly packed and how excellent they play and sound. I will be ordering from your site in the near future. Thank you for having such a great site that is easy to find what your looking for in the music field to order from."

-- R.B., Denham Springs, LA
"Your service and products are absolutely outstanding! I've used Musician's Friend & Music 123 and they can't touch your firm! It's good to know there's still a musical merchant that cares for its customers! Members of Harmony Central recommend you guys. I read their reviews and I'm glad I did. Thanks again & have a great day!"

-- C.T., Iron Station, NC
"I can hardly believe that we received the order yesterday - just one day after ordering it! What excellent service! Thank you - the bag is great!"

-- N.Z., Los Gatos, CA
 
 
 
Over 140,000 Items In Stock and Ready to Ship
 
Search