Missa sine nomine a 6 (Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina)
- Editor: Sabine Cassola (submitted 2004-01-30). Score information: A4, 33 pages, 356 kB Copyright: CPDL
- Edition notes: all 6 movements.
Title: Missa sine nomine a 6 (so designated by F.X. Haberl; since identified as a parody on an anonymous motet Beata Dei genetrix.)
Composer: Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina
First published: 1590 in Missarum liber quintus, 4–6vv, Rome, no. 8
Description: J. S. Bach had a set of parts copied (a tone higher in E) as well as instrumental doubling parts for the Kyrie and Gloria.
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