Veni creator spiritus

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Whitsuntide hymn generally attrib. Hrabanus Maurus, 9th‐cent. Archbishop of Mainz, and sung liturgically to harmonized adaptation of plainsong melody. Set by several composers. Mahler's setting for soloists, ch., and orch. forms Part I of his 8th Sym. (1906–7).

Subjects: Music — Literature.

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