Franciscus humilis (Carlo Gesualdo)
- Editor: Peter Hilton (submitted 2013-11-14). Score information: Letter, 5 pages, 121 kB Copyright: Personal
- Edition notes: Reconstructed Sextus and Bassus parts copyright ©2005 Theo Verbey, first performed by Maarten Michielsen & Cappella Gabrieli in Utrecht, the Netherlands, in 2007.
Title: Franciscus humilis
Composer: Carlo Gesualdo
First published: 1603 in Sacrae cantiones II, no. 18
Description: Part of the Sacræ Cantiones Liber Secundus, whose sextus and basses part books were lost and are reconstructed/completed in modern editions.
Original text and translations
Franciscus, humilis et pauper,
dives cælum ingreditur
et splendore indutus
hymnis cælestibus honoratur.