||Stanford, Charles Villiers
|Year/Date of Composition
||Traditional (Bible: Luke 1: 46-55)
||To the memory of Sir Hubert Parry
||Double chorus (SSAATTBB) a capella
Manuscript (copy) at the British Library (MS Mus. 920).
Finished while Parry was alive, in September 1918, but (From Dibble's notes to the Hyperion recording of this work):
"Unfortunately Parry died before the work was published the following year. As an indication of the composer’s regret, the piece bore the following inscription: ‘This work, which death prevented me from giving Charles Hubert Hastings Parry in life, I dedicate to his name in grief. C.V.S.'"