Magnificat (Domenico Massenzio)
- Editor: Andreas Stenberg (submitted 2020-05-23). Score information: A4, 36 pages, 550 kB Copyright: CPDL
- Edition notes: A semi-diplomatic edition: full score and parts included. Modern clefs but note-values as in original. Ficta added but indicated as such. The PDF is optimized for double-sided printing and printing pages 1-16 as a booklet Blanco-pages being inserted at several places. To facilitate one-sided printing and saving paper, download the source file and compile with Lilypond. (This will result in a PDF without the Blanco-pages and the more elaborate front page.)
Composer: Domenico Massenzio
First published: 1643
Description: A setting of the Magnificat from Dominico Massentios collection "Davidica Psalmodia Vespertinas... à Quaternis vocibus" printed in Rome by Ludovici Grignani 1643. The setting is written in a Concertando style where sections for one or two voices alternate with sections for all four voices.
Original text and translations
Original text and translations may be found at Magnificat.