o magnum mysterium (hawley) (ssatb)


  • Catalog ID: S-103
  • Composer: William Hawley
  • Voicing: ssatb
  • Accompaniment: a cappella
  • Language: Latin
  • Country: United States
  • Other: cd03 holiday, christmas, sacred
  • Score: View Score
  • Sound: Listen


This piece was commissioned by the Taft Collegium Musicum, Christopher P. Shepard, conductor.

Translation: O great mystery, and wondrous sacrament, that animals might see the birth of the Lord as he lay in the manger.  O Blessed Virgin, Who wast worthy of bearing our Lord Jesus Christ, Alleluia.