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Items by Antoine DESSEN

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Comment: Re: What is the most perfect piece of choral music ever composed? Opinions, please.
Like you want some foreigners also to answer, being a french choir director, and, after some 50 years of knowing the large choral repertoire, I agree with  Mozart "Ave verum" Debussy "Qu'il la fait bon regarder" very rich jewels. In the same shape of  short pieces, very rich in a few measures...
Comment: Re: Choral Arrangements from The Jazz Singer?
Hello Kyler,   I don't understand why Rachel Brook  asks again about "Toot toot tootsie", because I've been sending to her, in last October my own arrgt of it. May-be (? ) she wants to compare with  another else arrgt, I can understand it. But, mine, was  good,and in the barbershop's style,...
Comment: Re: Franck Panis Angelicus
For me,    a french choir director here in Nantes    the publisher of   Panis angelicus   is   "Philippo"   or   "Philippo and Combre" 24 bd Poissonnière PARIS     Is this editorial house  still in activity, I don't know? To be confirmed
PDF Document: Pater Noster Antoine DESSEN
Comment: Re: Your all time favorite SSA piece
I just let you know that.   Like I said, "Nigra sum" is a very great piece to sing.   I ve maid a string-quatuor transcription of the accompaniement, adapting this one for just for four equal strings. (VI VII Alt Cell)   May-be you should be interested about?   Please, ...
Comment: Re: Your all time favorite SSA piece
Dear Sarah, I've been conducting a female vocal ensemble since 4 years now, in Nantes, France. The wonderful pieces I've conducted are,   like other members, I agree,   -"Nigra sum" from Pau Casals   -"Tota pulchra es" from Maurice Duruflé is tremendous, a cappella   and, w...