Masses for regular Sundays or smaller feasts belonged to the missa brevis type. The generic name for longer masses was missa longa, for more solemn and festive occasions. Additional instruments include oboes, trumpets, timpani, and for some of them also French horns. Instead of treating each part of the mass liturgy in a continuous rendition caecilia, Vol. 10 PDF the text, there are repeats, fugues, and subdivisions in several movements with separate orchestral introductions.
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After moving to Vienna Mozart started to compose the Great Mass in C minor, with a broad orchestration including violas and 12 wind instruments. Most nicknames of the masses were later additions. The attribution to Mozart has been disputed for several masses, most of these spurious works first published by Vincent Novello from 1819. Both nicknames are a bit misleading.
Sacred Music“ in The Mozart Compendium: A Guide to Mozart’s Life and Music, H. Hildegard Herrmann-Schneider: „Rätsel der internationalen Mozart-Forschung gelöst“ Archived 2013-12-02 at the Wayback Machine. Missa brevis C-Dur, KV 115, für Chor SATB und Orgel. Mozart’s Ghosts: Haunting the Halls of Musical Culture. George Grove, A Dictionary of Music and Musicians, Vol.