Ave Maria (Charles H. Giffen)
- Editor: Charles H. Giffen (submitted 2011-10-17). Score information: Letter, 4 pages, 91 kB Copyright: CPDL
- Edition notes: This edition lacks dynamics and tempi markings, but a tempo of half-note = 72–80 bpm is suggested. Minor revision, indicating two (entirely optional) musica ficta in measure 19 of the alto part, uploaded 2011-10-18. The second MP3 file incorporates these musica ficta.
Title: Ave Maria
Composer: Charles H. Giffen
First published: 2011
Description: This Ave Maria is composed in a neo-Renaissance style, with a rather symmetric musical structure. The piece is dedicated to the composer's daughter-in-law, in memory of her father who passed away on the day the work was completed (16 October 2011). Suitable for Annunciation or Immaculate Conception.
Original text and translations
Original text and translations may be found at Ave Maria.