composer: Jeff Smallman
text: Traditional Latin
Missa Brevis is an a cappella setting of four mass movements for SSA choir. Commissioned by Angus Sinclair, Master of Music at St. Paul's Cathedral in London, Ontario, this work is indebted to the writing of J.S. Bach, Thomas Tallis, and William Byrd. Comprised of four movements: Kyrie, Sanctus, Agnus Dei, Benedictus.