O Presviataia Marie Devitse
O Most Holy Maiden Mary

Slavinetsky, Yepifani [Russia]

Published by Musica Russica [USA] , 1991 ; in One Thousand Years of Russian Sacred Music: (832 p.)
Ref. : V1-28  (7 p.)
Type of material: Choral score with piano for rehearsal only
Text in: Russian + adapted in transliteration
Epoque: 17th century
Genre-Style-Form: Sacred song ; Orthodox song ; Sacred
Mood of the piece: solemn ; prayerful
Type of Choir: TTBB (4 men voices)
Difficulty choir (incr.from 1 to 5): 2
Difficulty conductor (incr.from A to E): B
Tonality: D minor
Duration: 100.0 min.
Liturgical Use: Marian Feasts
Number of verses: 9
Source of text: original Russian first edition
Comment(s): Octavo offprint from collection; edition contains original text in Cyrillic and phonetic transliteration; English translation is also provided; but not underlaid in music; diction instruction tape available from the publisher.