Ave Regina coelorum a 4 (Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina)

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  • (Posted 2019-04-25)  CPDL #54056:    (MIDI)    
Editor: Pothárn Imre (submitted 2019-04-25).   Score information: A4, 5 pages, 100 kB   Copyright: CPDL
Edition notes: Transcribed from Palestrina Werke 5. Band. Original key (chiavi naturali) and note values. Text layout slightly modified.
  • (Posted 2001-03-20)  CPDL #02192:  Network.png
Editor: Abel Di Marco (submitted 2001-03-20).   Score information: Letter, 4 pages, 53.86 MB   Copyright: Personal
Edition notes: Second part, Gaude, Virgo gloriosa is indexed under G

General Information

Title: Ave Regina coelorum (there are other settings for 4, 5 and 8 voices)
Composer: Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina

Number of voices: 4vv   Voicing: SSSA
Genre: SacredMotetVotive antiphon

Language: Latin
Instruments: A cappella

First published: 1587 in Motectorum liber secundus, 4vv, no. 11

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Original text and translations

Original text and translations may be found at Ave Regina caelorum.

Secunda pars

Latin.png Latin text

Gaude, Virgo gloriosa,
super omnes speciosa:
vale o valde decora
et et pro nobis semper Christum exora.

English.png English translation

Rejoice, glorious Virgin,
Most beautiful of all:
Farewell, O most gracious one,
And entreat Christ for us.

French.png French translation

Réjouis-toi, Vierge glorieuse,
qui l'emportes sur toutes en beauté!
Adieu, ô toute belle,
et prie le Christ pour nous.

Japanese.png Japanese translation