Dum praeliaretur (Hieronymus Praetorius)

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  • (Posted 2020-03-16)  CPDL #57536:    (MIDI)  
Editor: Pothárn Imre (submitted 2020-03-16).   Score information: A4, 8 pages, 152 kB   Copyright: CPDL
Edition notes: Transcribed from 1599 print. Original key (high chiavette) and note values.

General Information

Title: Dum praeliaretur
Composer: Hieronymus Praetorius

Number of voices: 5vv   Voicing: SSATB
Genre: SacredMotet

Language: Latin
Instruments: A cappella

First published: 1599 in Cantiones sacrae de praecipuis festis totius anni, Hamburg, no. 27
Description: A motet for the feast of Michael the Archangel.

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Original text and translations

Latin.png Latin text

Dum praeliaretur Michael Archangelus cum dracone,
audita est vox dicentium: Salus Deo nostro.

Dum committeret bellum draco cum Michaele Archangelo,
audita est vox millia millium dicentium:
Salus Deo nostro.