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Op. 23, no. 2, ' Ave Maria '. For tenor solo and SSAATTBB chorus, with accompaniment, ca. 1842

MS. M. Deneke Mendelssohn c. 100

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'Ave Maria', op. 23, no. 2. For tenor solo and SSAATTBB chorus, with accompaniment of organ or 2 clarinets, 2 bassoons and cello/bass. Copyists' scores and parts, comprising:
  1. (fols. 1-12) Score, including both the organ and wind/bassi accompaniments. Probably scored up from the printed parts (Bonn: Simrock, 1832/1838).
  2. (fols. 13-20) Score and parts of the accompaniment only, arranged for 2 violins,, 2 violas, cello and double bass. Dated at end of score: 17 juin 1842. The parts are in the same hand as the score at fols. 1-12; the score is in a different hand.


  • ca. 1842


20 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Latin


MS. M. Deneke Mendelssohn c. 100

Custodial History

Owned by the 'Académie de Chant, Strasbourg' (stamps), for whom the copies were presumbly made.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought from Arioso, Paris, 2002 (together with the printed chorus and wind/bassi parts).

Physical Facet

20 leaves.


Fol. and oblong fol.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom