Kuss

A muscial kiss for millions of choir geeks worldwide!

Info

YEAR OF COMPOSITION

2007

INSTRUMENTATION

Three equal voices (SSA)

DURATION

2’30

commissioned by

The European Music Festival for Young People, Neerpelt, Belgium, as a compulsory song in Category B

LYRICS

  • Lyrics by
    Friedrich Schiller (1759-1805)
  • Language
    German
  • Lyrics

    You millions, I embrace you! This kiss is for all the world!
    (from ‘Ode to Joy’)

PREMIÈRE

  • Date
    2-4 May 2008
  • Location
    Neerpelt (Belgium)
  • Performers
    (See performances)

SCORE

Publication: the collection of compulsory songs (EMJ 2008) is sold out. The score is available upon request

Links

http://www.singingeurope.org

AUDIO

  • CD Recording
    8-9 May 2010, Performing Arts Academy, Brasschaat (Belgium), by Caloroso, Inge Sykora (conductor), Montefagorum (MFP 20101)
  • YouTube
    Caloroso, Inge Sykora (conductor) during Choir of the Year 2008
    Cantus Ante Omnia (Zagreb, Croatia), Snežana Ponoš (Conductor)