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Of a Rose, a lovely Rose

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This gentle setting of an anonymous medieval carol text likens the Virgin Mary to a Rose, from which arise the branches which will save mankind. It forms the second movement of Rutter’s Magnificat.

Orchestration: fl, ob, cl, bn, 2 hn, hp, str (cello & bass divisi opt)

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Duration: 5 minutes
Difficulty: Easy
Published: 01 August 1991
ISBN: 9780193431669

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