Hymn to Mary (Mariukvaedi)
Soprano voice solo and SATBB choir, a cappella - Level B (easy)
Composed by Thorkell Sigurbjornsson. Mixed Voices. Sacred, Choral Leaflet. Vocal score. 8 pages. Duration 3'. Published by Oxford University Press (OU.9780193505230).
Item Number: OU.9780193505230
ISBN 9780193505230. 10 x 7 inches.
For S(solo)SATBB unaccompanied. Published with its original text and in English, this Icelandic hymn sets three verses in honour of the Virgin Mary attributed to Jon Aras'on, Iceland's last Catholic bishop. Each verse consists of a solo soprano melody, rhythmically free and beautiful in its simplicity, and a warmer, choral refrain. Suitable for concert and church use.