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Utrenja. Choral work by Penderecki (1969–71) in 2 parts, both commissioned by W. Ger. Radio (Cologne). Part I, The Entombment of Christ, sop., cont., ten., bass, and basso profundo soloists, 2 mixed ch., and orch. F.p. Altenberg Cath. 1970. Part II, The Resurrection of Christ, for same forces plus boys’ ch. F.p. Münster Cath. 1971. ‘Utrenja’ is the Russ. Orthodox matins.