Salve, sancta parens (Robert Hugill)
- Editor: Robert Hugill (submitted 2014-08-30). Score information: A4, 8 pages, 144 kB Copyright: CC BY ND
- Edition notes: Original composition by Robert Hugill
First published: 2003
Description: A setting of verses from Psalm 44 which form the Introit for January 1st, Mary, mother of God.
The motet is set for four part unaccompanied choir (SATB) and is part of Robert Hugill's sequence of motets Tempus per Annum setting the Latin introits for all the Sundays in the church's year and for major feasts.
Original text and translations
| Latin text
Salve, sancta parens, enixa puerperal Regem;
Hail, Holy Mother, thou who didst bring forth the King who rules heaven and earth for ever and ever.