Ave Maria II

Anton Bruckner

Ave Maria II in F major


About this work...

This is Bruckner's second, and most popular, of three settings of the Latin Ave Maria, each in the key of F major. It was written for a May 12, 1861, celebration to commemorate the founding of a local choral group, the Liedertafel Frohsinn, of which Bruckner was then director. One of a number of works he composed just ... read more