Ave Maria

Tomás Luis de Victoria (1548-1611)


Ave Maria, gratia plena, Dominus tecum
Hail Mary, full of grace, the Lord is with you.
Benedicta tu in mulieribus
You are blessed among women
et benedictus fructus ventris tui: Jesus.
and blessed is the fruit of your womb, Jesus.
Sancta Maria, mater Dei, ora pro nobis peccatoribus
Holy Mary, mother of God, pray for us sinners
nunc et in hora mortis nostrae.
now and in the hour of our death.



This piece was performed on Octarium’s Saints and Angels Concert, October 2004, Holidays with Octarium, December 2004, Holidays with Octarium, December 2005, Holidays with Octarium, December 2007 and and Saints and Angels, April 2008.


This piece is also featured on Octarium's 2007 release, Hodie.