Ave

Ave is a cycle of hymns and carols about the Virgin Mary, for Soprano solo, SATB (or SSA), lasting twelve minutes. The text mixes English and Latin. It is suitable for Christmas, but works well at any time of year. It has been performed mainly by youth choirs and school choirs in this country and in Belgium.

The movements are:

  1. Ave Maria
  2. There is No Rose
  3. I Sing of a Maiden
  4. Hymn to the Virgin