Henrik Colding-Jorgensen: Ave Maria (Hil dig, Maria)

f. unison treble choir, 1977. Latin and Danish. First performance Hundige Kirke 27 March 1977

by a festival youth choir, directed by the composer.

 

                                      Short audio fragment here

 

Ed.DanMus c/o www.nodehandleren.dk. Printed with "Maria Interludium" and "Hallelujah! Praise the Lord!"

See review in Church Music Quarterly March 2009

 

May be performed followed by "Maria Interludium" and a repetition of "Ave Maria" en suite.

With Latin text - Oboe solo - Danish text or possibly Latin again or other translation.

(See "Maria Interludium")

 

Recordings:

Included in "Vakna först i sommartid", Intim-Musik IMCD 101 2006 by Brunnsbokören, dir. Anne Johansson. (Ave Maria)

Included in "Himlen forkynder Guds ære", Classico CLASSCD 685 2006 by Folkekirkens Ungdomskor's Landskor

and Merete Hoffmann, oboe, dir. Ole Faurschou. (Ave Maria - Maria Interludium - Ave Maria)

 

Latin text:

Ave Maria, gratia plena, Dominus tecum.

Benedicta tu in mulieribus et benedictus fructus ventris tui, Jesus.

Ave Maria, gratia plena, Dominus tecum. Amen.

 

Danish text:

Hil dig, Maria, opfyldt af nåde, Herren er med dig.

Vær velsignet du blandt alle kvinder, vær velsignet frugten i dit liv, Jesus.

Hil dig, Maria, opfyldt af nåde, Herren er med dig. Amen.