“Ave verum corpus” is a short Eucharistic chant that has also been set to music by various Musical settings include Mozart’s motet Ave verum corpus (K. ), as well as settings by William Byrd and Sir Edward Elgar. Not all composers set the . The Ave Verum Corpus, a 14th century hymn that is sung during a mass’s Eucharistic consecration, is one of the most widely used texts. Ave verum corpus, Natum de Maria virgine; Vere passum immolatum. In crucis pro homine. Cuius latus perforatum. Unda fluxit sanguine. Esto nobis.

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Emmanuel Music – William Byrd: “Ave verum corpus” – Translation

Privacy policy About ChoralWiki Disclaimers. Part Midis and Mp3s Available Editor: The first of three volumes featuring The Tallis Scholars’ finest recordings, one for each decade, and each offering over five hours of the award-winning performances that helped establish Renaissance Polyphony as one of the great repertoires of we For example, Mozart’s setting finishes with “in mortis examine”, Elgar’s with “fili Mariae”.

Other recordings available for download. Musica ficta matches our vefum researched performances and recording. David Fraser submitted Hyperion offers both CDs, and downloads in a number of formats. Retrieved from ” http: Original text and translations may be found at Ave verum corpus. It would make an ideal gift for any lover of the tradition’ Cathedral Music ‘Bargain of the month’ Processional hymn for Corpus Christi External links: This page was last edited on 11 Decemberbyrrd Mozart, Haydn and Early Beethoven: David Golding submitted Ave verum corpus beim Evensong: From the 21st century there is a setting by the Swedish composer Fredrik Sixten.


Musical settings include Mozart ‘s motet Ave verum corpus K.

The Tallis ScholarsPeter Phillips conductor. Welcome to Hyperion Records, an independent Byfd classical label devoted to presenting high-quality recordings of music of all styles and from all periods from the twelfth century to the twenty-first. Drawn from three key periods: Ave verum corpus at Evensong: Rafael Ornes submitted February Total duration: Authority control MusicBrainz work: Ave verum corpus composer.

Harry Boulton submitted The site is also verrum in several languages. William Byrd Number of voices: By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Retrieved from ” https: Jesus College Choir continues its much-praised series of recordings with a new album of works by Britten and Byrd.

Edited to place alto in more familiar clef. This page was last edited on 10 Julyat Filmed performances of sacred music by William Byrd together with a documentary on the troubled times that produced some of the most intimate and passionate sacred veeum ever written. The text is even used in an opera, Francis Poulenc ‘s Dialogues of the Carmelites there is also “Ave verum corpus”, a separate work by Poulenc dated See the discussion page for full description.

O sweet, O gentle, O Jesu, son of Mary, have mercy on me. Byrd adds the following after the standard text: During the Middle Ages it was sung at the elevation of the sacramental bread during the consecration.

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Emmanuel Music – Byrd: “Ave verum corpus” – Program Notes

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Hail, true Body, born of the Virgin Mary, having truly suffered, sacrificed on the cross for mankind, from whose pierced side water and blood flowed: The poem is a meditation on the Catholic belief in Jesus ‘s real presence in the sacrament of the Eucharist, and ties it to the Catholic conception of the redemptive meaning of suffering in the life of all believers.

Today no composition by Byrd is performed and recorded more often than this one, partly because it is such a gem, partly because it offers such rich opportunities for expressive singing, and partly because it is technically not hard for choirs to sing. Versions of this fantasy for orchestra [Searle ] and piano four-hands [Searle ] follow closely the second version for piano.

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Eighteen of William Byrd’s most perfect motets illuminate vdrum journey through the Church’s year in the company of perhaps the world’s most famous choir. Uploaded to CPDL server Navigation menu Personal tools Log in Request account. For the setting by Mozart, see Ave verum corpus Mozart. O dulcis, o pie, o Jesu, fili Mariae, miserere mei. His music for the Anglican Church has been sung without interruption since the 16th century.