José Bernardo Alzedo

José Bernardo Alzedo Music Recordings and Sheet Music

  • Born
    20th August 1788
  • Died
    28th December 1878
  • Birthplace
    Lima, Peru

José Bernardo Alcedo was the most important Peruvian composer of the nineteenth century. He studied music at the Convento de San Agustín and, at 18 years of age, composed the Misa en Re Mayor (Mass in D Major). In 1806 he was dominican friar, but his behaviour in this religious Order was relaxed.

Title Form Instrument Ratings
National Anthem of Peru Anthem Voice(s) and Instruments
Posui Adjutorium Fanfare Voice(s) and Instruments
Benedicta et Venerabilis Sacred Mass Choir and Instrument
Miserere Mei Deus Sacred Mass Choir and Orchestra
Trisagio Solemne a la Santísima Trinidad Sacred Mass Choir and Orchestra
La Chicha Song Cycle Voice(s) and Piano
Victimae Paschalis Song Cycle Voice(s) and Instruments