Agnus Dei (Benedictus Ducis)

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  • (Posted 2011-02-09)  CPDL #23115:     
Editor: Charles H. Giffen (submitted 2011-02-09).   Score information: Letter, 10 pages, 115 kB   Copyright: Personal
Edition notes: Text underlay for the second choir is editorial, since the source supplies none for the retrograde canon.

General Information

Title: Agnus Dei
Composer: Benedictus Ducis

Number of voices: 8vv   Voicing: ATBB.ATBB
Genre: SacredMass fragment

Language: Latin
Instruments: A cappella

First published: 1568 in Cantiones Triginta Selectissimae, no. 18

Description: In this setting, the parts for the second choir are in retrograde canon to the parts for the first choir (Altera vox Cancrisat).

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Original text and translations

Original text and translations may be found at Agnus Dei.