Eugene Herbert Weigel
1910 - 1998
United States of America / Canada
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E.H. Weigel
Eugene (Herbert) Weigel (11/10/1910 - 29/01/1998), a Canadian-American composer. He studied composition with Paul Hindemith at Yale University. He was a founding member of the Walden String Quartert, Artists in Residence at Cornell University, who were commissioned to give the world premiere of Schoenberg's String Trio. His works are written primarily for large and chamber ensembles, including a Requiem Mass for which he received a Guggenheim Fellowship.
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Requiem mass
Period:Modernism
Composed in:1954
Musical form:mass
Text/libretto:Latin mass
Duration:60'
This Requiem mass is for SATB chorus and strings (no violins).
Requiem
Period:Modernism
Composed in:1956
Musical form:mass
Text/libretto:Latin mass
Duration:28'05''
This Requiem is for mixed chorus and chamber orchestra. Duration: 28'05''.