Ave Verum Corpus, KV 618 (string trio – 2 violins and cello)
Title: Ave Verum Corpus, KV 618
Composer: W. A. Mozart, arr. David Gable
Instrumentation: Two Violins and Cello
Printout: 3 pages
Note: This beautiful motet, originally for choir, strings and organ, was composed in 1791, just a few months before Mozart’s untimely death. It is a favorite for celebrating the Feast of Corpus Christi, for which it was written, and it is also a popular request for weddings, funerals, and eucharistic rites.
Ave Verum Corpus is also available in a trio arrangement for violin, viola and cello. Click here.