Fuit homo missus a Deo (Hieronymus Praetorius)

From ChoralWiki
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Music files

L E G E N D Disclaimer How to download
Icon_pdf.gif Pdf
Icon_snd.gif Midi
MusicXML.png MusicXML
Icon_ly.gif LilyPond
File details.gif File details
Question.gif Help
  • (Posted 2021-08-16)  CPDL #65513: 
Original key (high chiavette):        
Transposed down a minor third:       - Alto in transposed violin clef
Transposed down a fourth:       - Alto in transposed violin clef
Editor: Pothárn Imre (submitted 2021-08-16).   Score information: A4, 4 pages, 112 kB   Copyright: CPDL
Edition notes: Transcribed from 1599 print. Original note values.
  • (Posted 2014-10-07)  CPDL #33095:       
Editor: Ross Jallo (submitted 2014-10-07).   Score information: Letter, 6 pages, 164 kB   Copyright: CPDL
Edition notes: Transposed down a major third (according to chiavette); note values halved. Editorial accidentals added. This edition omits the basis generalis (continuo) part found in the original print.

General Information

Title: Fuit homo missus a Deo
Composer: Hieronymus Praetorius
Text: after John 1:6-7

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

Language: Latin
Instruments: A cappella

First published: 1599 in Cantiones sacrae de praecipuis festis totius anni (Hieronymus Praetorius), no. 24
    2nd published: 1613 in Promptuarium musicum, Pars Tertia, no. 15
    3rd published: 1621 in Florilegium Portense, Volume 2, no. 128
Description: Motet for the feast of John the Baptist.

Original text and translations

Original text and translations may be found at Fuit homo missus.