Morten Lauridsen

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Morten Lauridsen's warm, decidedly tonal compositions have earned for the American composer a secure place in the concert repertory. Born in Colfax, WA, in 1943, Lauridsen was raised in Portland, OR,…
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
O Magnum Mysterium, for chorus 1994 Choral
Lux aeterna, for chorus & orchestra 1997 Choral
Madrigali, 6 Fire Songs on Italian Renaissance poems, for chorus 1987 Vocal Music
Les Chansons des Roses, 5 songs for chorus 1993 Choral
Dirait-On, for chorus (Les Chansons des Roses No. 5) 1993 Choral
Sure on This Shining Night, for chorus Choral
O nata lux, for chorus Choral
Nocturnes, 3 motets for chorus & piano 2005 Choral
A Winter Come, 6 songs for voice & piano 1967 Vocal Music
Mid-Winter Songs, for chorus & piano 1991 Choral
O Magnum Mysterium, for voice & piano Vocal Music
Dirait-On, for 2 voices & piano Vocal Music
Ubi Caritas Et Amor, for chorus 1999 Choral
Ave dulcissima Maria, for chorus 2005 Choral
Contre qui, rose, for chorus (Les Chansons des Roses No. 2) 1993 Choral
La rose complète, for chorus (Les Chansons des Roses No. 4) 1993 Choral
Chanson éloignée, for chorus 2006 Choral
Ave Maria, for chorus 1997 Choral
Canciones (4) on poems by Frederico García Lorca, for voice, violin, clarinet & piano Vocal Music
De ton rêve trop plein, for chorus (Les Chansons des Roses No. 3) 1993 Choral
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