Ave maris stella, EG 150 (Grieg, Edvard)
Arrangements and Transcriptions
For Mixed Chorus (Composer)
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There is a mistake in the penultimate bar. The two minims of the upper voice in the bass part should be D-E instead of D-G.
For Violin, Cello, Piano and Harmonium (Hansen)
Nikolaj Hansen (1855-1932)
Also includes ad lib. viola and violin II parts.
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For Piano Trio (Hansen)
For Piano solo (Schytte)
|Work Title||Ave maris stella|
|Alternative Title||Vespers hymn|
|Opus/Catalogue Number||EG 150|
|Year/Date of Composition||1893 ; arranged for choir in 1898-12|
|First Performance||1899-11, in Copenhagen
Latin, German, English, Danish (unspecified translators) (1899 publication)
|Dedication||Madrigal Choir, Cæciliaforening, Køpenhavn|
|Instrumentation||Voice and piano (1893); arranged for double chorus (SSAATTBB) (1898)|
Published by Hansen as one of "To religiøse Kor: a cappella" (the other being Bleget, segnet!)
(EG 150 applies it seems to both the original voice/piano version - which was in Danish, not Latin, and a song- and the later arrangement. See "The Songs of Edvard Grieg", p.169 et seq.)
From Foster: Schytte arrangement followed in 1905, Flesch (violin/piano) in 1914, Reinhard arrangements for various combinations with harmonium (harmonium, harmonium and violin, harmonium and cello) also followed.