Ave verum corpus
SSATB choir, a cappella - Level C-D (moderately difficult - difficult)
Composed by Stephen Harrap. Mixed Voices. New Horizons. Sacred, Choral Leaflet. Vocal score. 8 pages. Duration 4'. Published by Oxford University Press (OU.9780193375062).
Item Number: OU.9780193375062
ISBN 9780193375062. Sacred, Choral Leaflet. 10 x 7 inches.
For SSATB unaccompanied Harrap's inventive and dramatic setting of the well-known Eucharist hymn text provides a contemporary alternative to more familiar versions by Byrd, Mozart, and Elgar. Particularly suitable for Holy Communion and the Feast of Corpus Christi.
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