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Ave Maria … virgo serena

composer
4vv
author of text
Antiphon for the Blessed Virgin Mary

 
This motet is one of Josquin’s early works, composed probably in France in the late 1470s. Its text celebrates the five Corporeal Joys of the Blessed Virgin Mary—her Conception, Nativity, Annunciation, Purification and Assumption—and it ends with a personal prayer: ‘O Mother of God, remember me.’

from notes by John Milsom © 2013

Recordings

Christmas Carols and Motets
CDGIM010
Christmas with The Tallis Scholars
CDGIM2022CDs for the price of 1
Févin: Missa Ave Maria & Missa Salve sancta parens
Studio Master: CDA68265Studio Master FLAC & ALAC downloads available
Josquin: The Tallis Scholars sing Josquin
CDGIM2062CDs for the price of 1
Renaissance Radio
CDGIM212for the price of 1 — Download only
The Sacred Flame
COLCD134Download only

Details

Track 43 on CDA68265 [5'52]
Track 8 on CDGIM010 [5'22]
Track 6 on CDGIM202 CD1 [5'22] 2CDs for the price of 1
Track 13 on CDGIM206 CD1 [5'22] 2CDs for the price of 1
Track 2 on CDGIM212 CD1 [5'22] for the price of 1 — Download only
Track 16 on COLCD134 [6'02] Download only

Track-specific metadata for CDGIM206 disc 1 track 13

Artists
ISRC
GB-ADM-86-00042
Duration
5'22
Recording date
Recording venue
Salle Church, Norfolk, United Kingdom
Recording producer
Steve C Smith & Peter Phillips
Recording engineer
Mike Clements
Hyperion usage
  1. Christmas Carols and Motets (CDGIM010)
    Disc 1 Track 8
    Release date: November 1986
  2. Christmas with The Tallis Scholars (CDGIM202)
    Disc 1 Track 6
    Release date: September 2003
    2CDs for the price of 1
  3. Josquin: The Tallis Scholars sing Josquin (CDGIM206)
    Disc 1 Track 13
    Release date: March 2006
    2CDs for the price of 1
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