Magnificat [Magnifies] (Luke 1:46-55) – Arvo Pärt Posted on November 29, 2015 Posted in Pärt, Arvo (b. 1935) The Visitation in the Book of Hours of the Duc de Berry; the Magnificat in Latin (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Luke 1:46-55 [Latin] 46 And Mary said, My soul doth magnify the Lord, 47 And my spirit hath rejoiced in God my Saviour. 48 For he hath regarded the low estate of his handmaiden: for, behold, from henceforth all generations shall call me blessed. 49 For he that is mighty hath done to me great things; and holy is his name. 50 And his mercy is on them that fear him from generation to generation. 51 He hath shewed strength with his arm; he hath scattered the proud in the imagination of their hearts. 52 He hath put down the mighty from their seats, and exalted them of low degree. 53 He hath filled the hungry with good things; and the rich he hath sent empty away. 54 He hath helped his servant Israel, in remembrance of his mercy; 55 As he spake to our fathers, to Abraham, and to his seed for ever. — Magnificat, composed in 1989 by Arvo Pärt (b. 1935) Arvo Pärt - MagnificatWatch this video on YouTube Performed by Coro da Camera del Conservatorio di Como Vincenza Giacoia, soprano solo Domenico Innominato, director BUY MP3/ALBUM MP3: Magnificat – Arvo Part SHEET MUSIC Composed by Arvo Part (1935-). Choral part(s). With Standard notation. Universal Edition #UE019350. Published by Universal Edition (PR.UE019350).
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