HAIL! BLESSED VIRGIN MARY!

Composer:  music: Anonymous, 17th cent. Italian traditional
                               SATB arr. Charles Wood (1866-1926), 1920  
                   Words: George Ratcliffe Woodward (1848-1934)

 

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Tune: An Italian Carol, SATB Arrangement by Charles Wood (1866-1926), 1920
Words: George Ratcliffe Woodward (1848-1934) "An Italian Carol Book," 1920
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Hail Blessed Virgin Mary
(trad arr. Wood)

 
Lyrics:    
1._Hail! Bless-ed Vir-gin Ma-ry!
For so, when he did meet thee,
Spake might-y Ga-bri-el,
and thus we greet thee.
Come weal, come woe, our
hymn shall nev-er var-y.
Hail! Bless-ed Vir-gin Ma-ry!
Hail! Bless-ed Vir-gin Ma-ry!
 
2._A-ve! A-ve Ma-ri-a!
To glad-den priest and peo-ple,
The an-ge-lus shall ring
from e-vry steep-le,
To sound his vir-gin birth.
Al-le-lu-_-ia!
A-ve! A-ve Ma-ri-a!
A-ve! A-ve Ma-ri-a!
 
3._Arch-an-gels chant, 'Ho-san-na!'
And, 'Ho-ly! Ho-ly! Ho-ly!'
Be-fore the In-fant born
of thee, thou low-ly,
Aye, mai-den child of
Jo-a-chim and An-na.
Arch-an-gels chant Ho-san-na!
Arch-an-gels chant Ho-san-na!
 

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Hail! Blessed Virgin Mary -
Christmas Carol Singers - Ella van Osnabrugge -
Waagplein Groningen - 20 december 2008
 

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