|Lux aeterna luceat eis Domine,
cum sanctis tuis in aeternum, quia pius es.
Requiem aeternam dona eis Domine;
et lux perpetua luceat eis.
|May everlasting light shine upon them O Lord,
with your saints forever, for you are faithful.
Grant them eternal rest O Lord,
and may light eternal shine upon them.
The size and shape of the place in which the music is performed is particularly important for this composition. The special spatial deployment of the singers is absolutely necessary to convey the structural imagery of the piece. Performance position may be chosen considering the structure of the building.
|Options for the performance positions|