Jacob Edvard Gille (1814−1880)

Missa No 7 (in A)

  • Year of composition: Year of composition uncertain (printed 1863)
  • Work category: Mixed choir with solo voice(s) and instrument
  • Text author: [liturgical text]
  • Dedication: 'Humbly dedicated to Her Majesty the Queen Dowager Joséphine' (according to the printed score)
  • First performed: 'Premiered at Easter celebrations at the Catholic chapel' (according to the printed score)
  • Duration: Approx. 10-15 min



Solo voices/choir

Solo voices: soprano, alto, bass and an unspecified solo voice in the treble clef
Choir: S.S.S.T.T.T.B.B., S.S.S.T.T.B., S.S.A.T.B., S.A.T.T.B., S.A.T.B.

Examples of printed editions

Musikaliska Konstföreningens Förlag (Printed by Abr. Hirsch)

Description of work

Kyrie: choir (S.S.S.T.T.T.B.B.)
Gloria: choir (S.S.S.T.T.B.), solo (unspecified, treble clef), choir (S.A.T.T.B.)
Credo: bass solo, choir (S.A.T.B.), soprano solo, choir (S.A.T.B., S.S.A.T.B.)
Sanctus: choir (S.A.T.B.)
Benedictus: soprano solo, choir (S.A.T.B.)
Agnus dei: alto solo, choir (S.A.T.B.)


Kyrie eleison, Christe eleison (choir)

Gloria, gloria, gloria in excelsis Deo (choir)
Gratias, gratias agimus tibi (solo)
Quoniam, quonimam tu solus sanctus (choir)
Cum sancto spiritu in gloria (choir) 

Credo in unum Deum patrem omnipotentem factorem coeli (solo)
et invisibilium (choir)
Et incarnatus est (solo)
Et resurrexit tertia die (choir)

Sanctus, sanctus Dominus (choir)

Benedictus, benedictus, qui venit (solo)
Benedictus, benedictus, qui venit (choir)

Agnus dei:
Agnus Agnus Dei qui tollis peccata mundi (solo)
qui tollis peccata mundi (choir)