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Title Mission San Francisco Xavier [sound recording] : [opéra et messe des indiens pour la fête de Saint François-Xavier = ópera y misa de los indios para la fiesta de San Francisco Xavier]

Imprint [France?] : K617, [2001?]

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 Talbott Media  CD 3276    Available  Ask at Circulation Desk
 Talbott Media  CD 3276  Booklet    Available  Ask at Circulation Desk
Description 1 sound disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Playing Time 011130
Series Chemins du Baroque-Bolivie
Chemins du Baroque-Bolivie.
Note Eighteenth-century music for the feast of St. Francis Xavier, from the Jesuit missions to the Chiquito Indians of Bolivia.
For solo voices, chorus, and period instrument ensemble.
Language Sung in Chiquito or Latin.
Note Subtitle from program notes.
All works except the last are anonymous compositions transcribed and edited by Piotr Nawrot from mss. in the Archivo Musical de Chiquitos, Santa Ana y San Rafael de Chiquitos, Bolivia.
Performer Silvina Sadoly, soprano; Alicia Borges, mezzo-soprano; Fabian Schofrin, countertenor; Pablo Pollitzer, Gustavo Báez, tenors; Luciano Garay, baritone; Ensemble Elyma; Coro de Nin̋os Cantores de Córdoba; Gabriel Garrido, conductor.
Event Recorded Aug. 11-17, 2000 during the 3rd "Misiones de Chiquitos" music festival, Saint François-Xavier Church in the Chiquitos region of Bolivia.
Note Compact disc.
Program notes by Piotr Nawrot in English, French, German, and Spanish, and texts in Chiquito or Latin with English, French, and Spanish translations (60 p. : ill., ports.) in container.
Contents L'appel à la fête = The call to celebrate. Cánite, pláudite, exsultáte omnes ; Caïma, Iyaî Jesus -- Opéra San Francisco Xavier : dialogue sacré -- Chants avant la messe = Songs before Mass. Yyaî Jesuchristo -- L'appel à la messe = The call to Mass [church bells] -- Messe San Francisco Xavier -- Musique du jour de la fête = Music for the celebration day. Ychepé flauta -- Clôture du jour de fête = End of the celebration day -- Tota pulchra es / Blas Tardio de Guzmán.
Genre/Form Operas.
Subject Jesuits -- Missions -- Bolivia -- Chiquitos (Province) -- Music.
Indians of South America -- Bolivia -- Chiquitos (Province) -- Music.
Chiquito Indians -- Bolivia -- Music -- 18th century.
Sacred vocal music -- Bolivia -- Chiquitos (Province) -- 18th century.
Added Author Francis Xavier, Saint, 1506-1552.
Nawrot, Piotr. Editor. Arranger.
Sadoly, Silvina. Performer.
Borges, Alicia. Performer.
Schofrin, Fabian. Performer.
Pollitzer, Pablo. Performer.
Báez, Gustavo. Performer.
Garay, Luciano. Performer.
Garrido, Gabriel, 1950- Conductor.
Tardio y Guzmán, Blas, active 17th century-18th century. Tota pulchra es.
Ensemble Elyma. Performer.
Coro de Niños Cantores de Córdoba. Performer.
Festival Internacional de Música Renacentista y Barroca Americana "Misiones di Chiquitos" (3rd : 2000 : Santa Cruz de la Sierra, Bolivia)
Added Title Opéra et messe des indiens pour la fête de Saint François-Xavier
Ópera y misa de los indios para la fiesta de San Francisco Xavier
Music No. K.617111 K617