Oratorios of Marc-Antoine Charpentier (1643-1704)

Lay Summary 

A critical edition of five oratorios by Marc-Antoine Charpentier: Cædes sanctorum innocentium [H.411], Nuptiæ sacræ [H.412], Cæcilia virgo et martyr [H.413], In nativitatem Domini Nostri Jesu Christi Canticum [H.414], and Cæcilia virgo et martyr [H.415] with the prologue Harmonia cælestis [H.415a]. The edition includes an introduction (with notes on performance), critical notes, translations, and complete editions of the five oratorios. Notes on the texts are provided by Xavier Bisaro (Montpellier). The edition will be published by the Centre de Musique Baroque de Versailles.

Departments 
School of Music
Funding 
SSHRC Standard Research Grant
SSHRC Internal Research Grant
Communities 
St. John's
Locations 
Newfoundland and Labrador
Canada
France
Themes 
Music
Roman Catholic Church
Humanities
Industry Sectors 
Scientific Research and Development Services
Heritage Institutions
Start date 
1 Jan 2007
End date 
31 Dec 2016