The Day is o'er, the Moon serenely Beaming

Composer: Anonymous ('Old Catholic Melody')


This music is assumed to be public domain in the USA. BEWARE: the modern-day recordings of that music are not!



AveWiki = the interactive counterpart of "Geert's Ave Maria  pages"
AveWiki link


The day _ is o-ver,
the moon _ se rene_ ly _ beam ing
In sil _ ver light, hath _ field and for est drest;
A thou sand twink ling stars are gen _ tly gleam ing,
The world _ is hushed _ and all is laid to rest.

(Chorus) Hail, full of grace.
A _ _ ve Ma ri _ a,
Hail, full _ of grace, A _ _ ve _ Ma ri _ a.


1906 St-Basil's hymnal - voice + chorus, 4 verses


No. 112. in 1912 Crown hymnal same tune, solo voice + chorus,
different accompaniment, 3 verses  'Old Catholic Melody'  (MIDI = this setting)

Please notify us of any broken/defective links

Page last modified: November 02, 2011

Return to my homepage:

Do you see a public domain score you like, but you cannot download it?
Other questions or comments about this web site?   
E-mail me: infoemail
AveWiki = the interactive counterpart of "Geert's Ave Maria  pages"


Copyright 1999-2011 Geert Cuypers.
Thank you for visiting Geert's Ave Maria pagesMy guestbook is always only one page away.
Please do not use my guestbook for spamming, flaming or commercials for other websites. Such entries will be deleted.
 Sign  my Guestbook!    Read my Guestbook!

Who has visited Geert's Ave Maria pages since April 29,  2010? 

free counters
# page views since November 22,  2009: visitors online right now.
today's stats:      

This website was developed with Microsoft FrontPage for  
optimal screen resolution  1024 768