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Ave verum corpus (Christoph Dalitz, 2012)

This is the well known eucharistic hymn in a new setting, which combines a typical Chaconne bass formula with romantic melody lines in the vocal parts. The first page of each edition contains hints to meaning and interpretation in German and Englisch.

Beware: this is not the famous setting by Mozart, but a setting in a later, romantic caecilianistic style.


These editions only contains a figured bass line. A written out organ accompaniment is available from all-sheetmusic.com.

Among the Audio samples on this site, there is a recording sung by the Spanish Conjunto Vocal Virelay. Moreover, there are two videos with recordings on YouTube: