Joseph Martin Kraus (1756−1792)

Choir. Speravi, in te Domine (In te Domine speravi) E-flat major

VB 11

  • Year of composition: London or Paris after July 1785-1786 (according to van Boer; see more below)
  • Work category: Mixed choir and orchestra
  • Duration: Approx. 5-10 min
  • Detailed duration: 5'05 (according to Carus CD edition)

Instrumentation / / timp, (cont) org / str

Solo voices/choir


  • Location autograph: Musik- och teaterbiblioteket
  • Possible call no. and autograph comment: Z/Sv


van Boer Jr, Bertil H: Die Werke von Joseph Martin Kraus. Systematisch-thematisches Werkverzeichnis, the Royal Swedish Academy of Music series no. 56, Stockholm (1988); an updated edition in English with a partly revised VB-numbering was published in 1998 by Pendragon Press under the title 'Joseph Martin Kraus. A Systematic-Thematic Catalogue of His Musical Works and Source Study' (the numbering of this work is however unchanged, but the dating has been revised).

Description of work

Risoluto E-flat major 4/4 (C)


Speravi, in te Domine speravi