Mozart – Ave Verum Corpus – Violin Tutorial | Violin Lounge TV #359
Learn to play Ave verum corpus by Mozart on the violin with this video lesson and sheet music:
In this lesson video I have some special attention for the bow technique to get the right sound
About Ave Verum Corpus by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Ave verum corpus (Hail, true body), (K. 618), is a motet in D major composed by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart in 1791. It is a setting of the Latin hymn Ave verum corpus.
Mozart wrote it for Anton Stoll, a friend who was the church musician of St. Stephan in Baden bei Wien. The motet was composed for the feast of Corpus Christ.
Originally it’s composed for choir, string ensemble and organ.
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Text of Ave Verum Corpus by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Ave verum corpus, natum
de Maria Virgine,
Vere passum, immolatum
In cruce pro homine,
Cuius latus perforatum
Unda fluxit et sanguine,
Esto nobis praegustatum
In mortis examine.
O Iesu dulcis, O Iesu pie, O Iesu, fili Mariae!