Ave verum, Op. 2, No. 1 (Edward Elgar)
Music files (3 editions available)
- Editor: Toby Wardman (submitted 2005-10-25). Score information: A4, 2 pages, 128 kbytes Copyright: Free
- Editor: Rod Mather (submitted 2002-05-25). Score information: A4, 3 pages Copyright: Personal
- Edition notes: Alternative texts included in the score "Jesu, Word of God Incarnate" and "Jesu, Lamb of God, Redeemer". Re-registered as CPDL #12071 on 2006-07-21.
- CPDL #116: Finale 1998
- Editor: Rafael Ornes (submitted 1999-01-11). Score information: 96 kbytes Copyright: CPDL
- Edition notes:
Title: Ave Verum, Op. 2, No. 1
Composer: Edward Elgar
Description: Originally written in 1887 (with Ave Maria and Ave Maris Stella) while Elgar was organist at St George's Church in Worcester as a setting of the Pie Jesu, in memory of William Allen, Worcester attorney for whom Elgar worked as a fifteen-year old. Elgar arranged and orchestrated it as a setting of Ave verum corpus for publication in 1902.
- Information about this work from The Edward Elgar Society
Original text and translations
Original text and translations may be found at Ave verum corpus.