Ave Maria

~ Recording by Birgit Nilsson

Appears on releases

# Title Length Release Title Release Artist Date Country Label Catalog#
1.1 Ave Maria 2:51 Julens sånger (vocalist: Birgit Nilsson, Helena Döse, Tord Slättegård, Alice Babs) Various Artists Swedish Society Discofil SCD 1018


vocals: Birgit Nilsson
recording of: Ave Maria (Bach/Gounod)

Ave Maria (Bach/Gounod)

composer: Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician)
Charles‐François Gounod (French composer) (1853)
lyricist: [anonymous] (Special Purpose Artist)
arrangements: Ave Maria (catch-all for arrangements of the Bach / Gounod work)
is based on: Méditation sur le Premier Prélude de Piano de S. Bach
The Well-Tempered Clavier, Book I: Prelude and Fugue no. 1 in C major, BWV 846: Prelude
is the basis for: 雪の夜
later translated versions: Ave Maria (Italian translation of "Ave Maria" by Bach/Gounod)
Ave Maria (Japanese translation of Bach/Gounod's "Ave Maria")
later versions: ひとつだけの愛~アベ・マリア
orchestrations: Ave Maria (for violin and orchestra, orch. Kennedy & Lenehan)
referred to in medleys: Hooked on Bach