MAGNIFICAT for three treble voices and organ (other version for soprano and organ)

Title, Duration, Place, Year, Publisher, Dedicated to, Premiere (performer(s), place, date)

MAGNIFICAT for three treble voices and organ, (other version : soprano and organ), 6', Sakskøbing/Chatou, 2006, Schott, to Stasio Sliwka and Chapel Choirs of Downe House School, Downe House School Chapel, Junior Choral of Downe House School, Dir. Stasio Sliwka, 05.05.07


The Canticle of the Blessed Virgin is here given dramatic expression in a through composed form 

following the vigorous accents and articulations of Saint Luke's 1, 46-56. The declamation of the syllabic vocal lines is accompanied by an orchestral organ texture. 




Naji Hakim : Magnificat for three voices and organ, page 1, excerpt from the autograph manuscript