Mozart, W.A. (1756-1791)
Davidde Penitente, K469, "Davidde Penitente. Cantate Für Solo, Chor Und Orchester. Von W.A. Mozart. Vollständiger Clavierauszug Mit Deutschem Und Italienischem Texte". Breitkopf & Härtel: Leipzig, . Pl.n 8232. Folio. 81 pp. Contemporary boards with original cover pasted on, cover nearly detached. Edges of title page browned and with two very minor tears, music bears a few pencilled markings, otherwise very good.
Piano/vocal score. Mozart created this cantata by reworking material from the unfinished C Minor Mass, K427.The pencilled markings in this copy include a curious running German text in poetic form in some pieces, though it is clearly not adapted to the music, nor a variation on the original German text.