Bengt Wilhelm Hallberg (1824−1883)

Ave Maria for Voice and Violoncello with Accompaniment for the Piano Forte, Composed by B. Wilh. Hallberg, Director of Music, Landskrona, Sweden

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  • Work category: Voice and other instruments
  • Dedication: 'To the celebrated Pianist and Composer etc. Mr. J. van Boom, most respectfully by the Author.' [handwritten dedication at Musikbiblioteket's copy.]
  • Duration: Approx. 1-5 min

Instrumentation

voice, vc, pno

Examples of printed editions

London Sacred Music Warehouse, J. Alfred Novello, Music Dealer by Appointment to Her Majesty (9629)

Description of work

Ave Maria: Andantino F-sharp minor 3/4


Libretto/text

Ave Maria

Ave, Ave Maria!
Gratia plena,
Dominus tecum,
Dominus tecum.

Benedicta tu in mulieribus;
et benedictus, benedictus
fructus ventris tui, Jesu! Jesu!

Sancta Maria Mater Dei
ora pro nobis peccatoribus nunc,
et in hora mortis nostræ!
Amen.