AVE MARIS STELLA
HAIL, THOU STAR OF OCEAN

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durata: 6'

 

Music:

H. I. Thorsteinsson

for two mixed choirs,

percussion & harp

Written in 2016 for Skálholt Cathedral

Choir, South Iceland Chamber Choir

& Duo Harpverk, revised in 2018.

Sacred text:

from Liber usualis

Icelandic translation: 

Matthías Jochumsson​

English translation:

Edward Caswall

Photo 2021 Pálmi Bjarnason