o crux ave, spes unica

for SSA choir

o crux ave, spes unica


for SSAA choir (divided)


first performance

Kamerinis moterų choras "Melos"; Jolita Vaitkevičiene (cond.) in Vilnius (Lithuania) on 20 March 2016


programme note

*for Juta

even in the darkest of moments, there is always hope. - njd


O Crux ave [ ... ] Qui passus es pro nobis, miserere nobis. spes unica, [ ... ] Amen.

O hail the cross, [ ... ] You who have suffered for us, have mercy upon us. our only hope, [ ...] Amen.

4 Ezra 2:34-35

after the sixth century, Vexilla Regis Prodeunt