Ave Maria composed by Charles Francois Gounod (1818-1893) and Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750). Arranged by David Angerman. For Choral (SA with optional 2nd sop). Harold Flammer. Octavo. 8 pages. Published by Shawnee Press (HL.35028659).
Uses: General, Wedding, Marian Festival, Memorial, Christmas, Concert
Scripture: Luke 1:28; Luke 1:42
A true classic, this treasured masterwork is carefully arranged for S(S)A voices with a sensitivity to usability for the growing treble choir. The “Ave Maria” is the oldest and perhaps most popular of Catholic prayers. Many churches will make this a standard and with its lovely Latin text, schools can utilize it as a concert piece and teaching opportunity. Duration: ca. 2:47.