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Benedictus de la Missa Ave maris stella [Josquin]

 

Silva de sirenas (1547), fol. 86v

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Source title Primero grado. Duo. Benedictus.
Title in contents   Duo benedictus primero grado.
Text incipit


Music

Category intabulation

Genre mass

Fantasia type

Mode 1

Voices 2

Length (compases) 31

Vihuela

Tuning D

Courses 6

Final IV/2

Highest I/3

Lowest V/2

Difficulty easy

Tempo medium

Song Text

Language

Vocal notation

Commentary

Unascribed in Silva de sirenas, this is a literal arrangement of the “Benedictus” section of the “Sanctus” from the Missa Ave maris stella by Josquin. It is reprinted in Phalèse, Hortus Musarum, p.73 [Brown 1552-11, no 80], transcribed into French tablature.

Song Text

Intabulations
Modern edition(s)

des Prez, Josquin. Werken van Josquin De Prés. Ed. A. Smijers. Amsterdam: Vereeniging voor Nederlandsche Muziekgeschiedenis, 1922-1969.

des Prez, Josquin. Messe, Magnificat, Mottetto e Inno. Ed. Amerigo Bordoni. Archivium Musices Metropolitanum Mediolanense 15. Milan: Veneranda Fabbrica del Duomo di Milano, 1969.

Printed source(s)

des Prez, Josquin Missarum Josquin liber secundus. Venice: Petrucci, 1505.

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