O Salutaris Hostia

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Full details

O Salutaris Hostia is from Verbum Supernum, one of the five Eucharistic Hymns written by St. Thomas Aquinas, (1225-1274), at the request of Pope Urban IV (1261-1264) when the Pope first instituted the Feast of Corpus Christi in 1264. The prayer was used most commonly at Benediction of the Blessed Sacrament.

This motet is mostly composed in Palestrina style, which fits the text perfectly. The motet is for three voices, two tenors and one bass. It's equally for solo voices and choir.


Score ID
15154
Year of composition
2003
Lyricist
St. Thomas Aquinas
Difficulty
Moderate (Grades 4-6)
Duration
3 minutes
Instrumentation
Choir
Genre
Other
Licensing

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