About this work:
Written as a Christmas gift for The Rev. Fr. Matthew Yatkauskas, this work uses the initials of the name "Matthew" as the thematic notes for the piece. As of this writing it comprises only the Kyrie & Agnus Dei parts of the Mass; the rest of the Ordinary will follow. Premiere: June 24, 2005, Our Lady of Mt Carmel Church, Poughkeepsie, NY at the American Guild of Organists Region II & III Convention, Joseph Bertolozzi conducting the "Bertolozzi Alumni Choir."
Year composed: 1999
Ensemble type: Chorus, with or without Solo Voices:Unknown
Instrumentation: 4 S, 4 A, 4 T, 4 B