Composer
BACH,JS
Title
Ave Maria (Gounod)
Instrumentation
Flute, guitar
Publisher
Little Piper
Grade
2
Product Code
14P14000FGB1

Ave Maria

Composer: Bach, JS

Editor: Gounod

Publisher: LIttle Piper

Instrumentation: Flute and Guitar

 

This popular piece was written by French Romantic composer Charles Gounod in 1859, with the melody superimposed over the Prelude n1 in C BWV 846 from JS Bach's The Well-Tempered Clavier book 1.  Bach had written this prelude over 137 years earlier.