Forces: SATB coro, violins & continuo
Source: BL MS R.M.24.a.9.(4) (only source)
Durante’s masterful a minor setting of the Litaniae Lauretanae is in three parts, and weaves a colourful picture around the words. The structure means that it is possible to perform both with choral and solo forces or with a mixture of the two.
Editor: James Sanderson