- The level of expression
within these two motets should never approach the grandiose. While fully
exercising the indicated dynamics, there should always remain an overriding
sense of meditative and contained intensity. The pieces can be performed either
together or separately.
aims to evoke the phrase structure of Gregorian chant.
Therefore, rubato, breaths and phrases can and should take into account
individual performers and surroundings. The sense of metre is here to be
These pieces have also been arranged for two horns, organ and strings.