Josef Gruber
1855 - 1933
Austria
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J. Gruber
Josef Gruber (18/04/1855 – 02/12/1933), an Austrian composer and church musician, pupil of Anton Bruckner. He was born in Wösendorf.
Source:The new Grove dictionary of music and musicians
Requiem in D minor
Period:Expressionism
Musical form:mass
Text/libretto:Latin mass
This Requiem in D minor, Op.20, for choir and organ.
Source:Robert Chase, Dies Irae: A Guide to Requiem Music, Scarecrow Press, Inc. 2003
Zweites requiem in C minor
Period:Expressionism
Musical form:mass
Text/libretto:Latin mass
This Zweites requiem in C minor, Op.21, is for SATB choir and organ.
Requiem in D flat
Period:Expressionism
Musical form:mass
Text/libretto:Latin mass
Third Requiem in D flat, Op.37, for mixed choir, two horns and organ.
Missa pro defunctis
Period:Expressionism
Musical form:mass
Text/libretto:Latin mass
This Missa pro defunctis Op.71.
Source:Robert Chase, Dies Irae: A Guide to Requiem Music, Scarecrow Press, Inc. 2003
Missa pro defunctis in E flat minor
Period:Expressionism
Musical form:mass
Text/libretto:Latin mass
This Missa pro defunctis in E flat minor, Op.80, for four voices, choir and organ. It contains:
- Introitus: Requiem aeternam
- Kyrie
- Graduale: Requiem aeternam
- Tractus: Absolve Domine
- Offertorium: Domine Jesu Christe
- Sanctus
- Benedictus
- Agnus Dei
- Communio: Lux aeterna
Requiem in A
Period:Expressionism
Musical form:mass
Text/libretto:Latin mass
Requiem in A, Op.84, for Chorus SATB, Soli SATB, 2 Vln, Vla, VCl, Violone, 2 Clarinetti, 2 Corni, Trombone, Organo.
Contributor:Jan Gottwald
Ein Deutsches Requiem in C minor
Period:Expressionism
Musical form:free
Text/libretto:German Bible verses
Gruber wrote at least three requiems, one of them is not the traditional mass, but a so-called German Requiem, Op.114.
Requiem in D minor
Period:Expressionism
Composed in:1905c
Musical form:mass
Text/libretto:Latin mass
This Requiem in D minor, Op.145 (ca.1905) for one or two voices and organ/hatmonium, or: SAB choir organ, strings and two French Horns.
Source:Robert Chase, Dies Irae: A Guide to Requiem Music, Scarecrow Press, Inc. 2003
Missa pro defunctis
Period:Expressionism
Composed in:1910
Musical form:mass
Text/libretto:Latin mass
Missa pro defunctis, Op.179 (1910) for three part choir and organ.
Requiem und Libera
Period:Expressionism
Composed in:1910
Musical form:mass
Text/libretto:Latin mass
This Requiem und Libera, Op.206 (1910), for four part male choir.
Source:Robert Chase, Dies Irae: A Guide to Requiem Music, Scarecrow Press, Inc. 2003
Missa pro defunctis with Libera me
Period:Expressionism
Composed in:1911
Musical form:mass
Text/libretto:Latin mass
Missa pro defunctis with Libera me, Op.219 (1911), for one or two voices and organ / harmonium.
Requiem in B major
Period:Expressionism
Musical form:mass
Text/libretto:Latin mass
This Requiem in B major, Op.299.
Source:Robert Chase, Dies Irae: A Guide to Requiem Music, Scarecrow Press, Inc. 2003
Requiem in E flat major
Period:Expressionism
Composed in:1920c
Musical form:mass
Text/libretto:Latin mass
This Requiem in E flat major, Op.201 (ca.1920), for four voices, strings, two French Horns and organ.
Source:Robert Chase, Dies Irae: A Guide to Requiem Music, Scarecrow Press, Inc. 2003