Ave Maria

The piece consists of a melody by the French Romantic composer Charles Gounod especially designed to be superimposed over the Prelude No. 1 in C major, BWV 846, from Book I of J.S. Bach’s The Well-Tempered Clavier, written 137 years earlier. Listen to Ave Maria on YouTube.

Bach Gounod - Ave Maria. Wedding music in Cape Town. Palm Strings. Titia Blake, Michael Hoole.