Ave Maris Stella (9th Century Office Hymn) arr. Elizabeth Sheppard

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The 9th century Office Hymn Ave Maris Stella is found in the 1965 English Hymnal (No. 213), where the Mode I melody is listed as an anonymous English Traditional melody, and noted in both neumes and non-metrical quavers. Following the clear rhythm of the Latin hymn text, I have metricised and harmonised the melody.

Score ID
Year of arrangement
anon. trad.
Moderate (Grades 4-6)
6 minutes
Choir + keyboard
Classical music
Instrumental parts

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