Dignare me laudare te (Nicolas Gombert)

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  • (Posted 2023-08-18)  CPDL #74902:     
Editor: Drew Sellis (submitted 2023-08-18).   Score information: A4, 6 pages, 96 kB   Copyright: CPDL
Edition notes: Note values halved, original pitch retained. Edited from the first edition 1532 Moderne MS.

General Information

Title: Dignare me laudare te
Composer: Nicolas Gombert
Number of voices: 4vv   Voicing: ATTB
Genre: SacredMotet

Language: Latin
Instruments: A cappella

First published: 1532 in Motteti del Fiore primus liber cum quatuor vocibus (Jacques Moderne), no. 23
    2nd published: 1539 in Musica quatuor vocum liber primus (Nicolas Gombert), Edition 1, no. 21
    3rd published: 1551 in Musica quatuor vocum liber primus (Nicolas Gombert), Edition 3, no. 21

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Original text and translations

Original text and translations may be found at Dignare me laudare te.

Latin.png Latin text

Dignare me laudare te, Virgo sacrata,
da mihi virtutem contra hostes tuos.

O Regina poli, mater gratissima proli,
spernere me noli, me commendo tibi soli.