Choir Sacred (SATB choir)
SATB, a cappella. Composed by Benjamin Britten (1913-1976). Choral (Sacred); Choral Worship Cantata; Larger Works; Masterworks; Performance Music Ensemble; Worship Resources. Faber Edition. 20th Century; Masterwork; Sacred. Book. Faber Music #12-0571508162. Published by Faber Music (AP.12-0571508162).
Item Number: AP.12-0571508162
ISBN 9780571508167. English.
These settings of poems by Gerard Manley Hopkins, the Jesuit poet, were written while Britten was resident in America. The title is a shorthand form of a pious inscription, Ad Majoram Dei Gloriam, often placed at the head of a piece of work.