Hail Lovely and Pure
for Mixed Chorus (S.A.T.B) a cappella
Hail lovely and pure
Hail young child
Hail maker, as I say of a maiden so merciful
You have chastized, I know,
The Devil so wild
The false guiler of belief
Now goes he beguil'd.
Text from "The Second Shepherd's Play" ca. 1450
Length: About 13'
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