bogoroditse devo (ssaattbb)


  • Catalog ID: R-03
  • Composer: Sergei Rachmaninoff
  • Voicing: ssaattbb
  • Accompaniment: a cappella
  • Language: Church Slavonic
  • Country: Russia
  • Score: View Score
  • Sound: Listen


Sergei Vassillevich Rachmaninoff (1873-1943), prominent Russian composer, pianist, and conductor, left a wealth of compositions in a variety of genres.  He composed three a cappella works in the realm of sacred choral music: Ever-vigilant Mother of God, The Liturgy of St. John Chrysostom, and The All-Night Vigil, Op. 37 (1915).  This piece is number VI from The All-Night Vigil.

Translation and a written pronunciaiton guide are provided.