Magnificat Praeter rerum seriem (Orlando di Lasso)

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  • (Posted 2003-01-10)  CPDL #04472:     
Editor: Art Levine (submitted 2003-01-10).   Score information: Letter, 20 pages, 188 kB   Copyright: Personal
Edition notes: Plainchant incipit and odd verses in appendix.

General Information

Title: Magnificat Praeter Rerum Seriem
Composer: Orlando di Lasso

Number of voices: 6vv   Voicing: SATTBB
Genre: SacredEvening Canticles

Language: Latin
Instruments: A cappella

First published: 1602 in Liber primus cantiones sacrae Magnificat vocant, 5, 6vv, no. 7
    2nd published: 1619 in Iubilus beatæ virginis hoc est centum Magnificat, no. 68
Description: Even verses. Parody of Josquin's motet of the same name, whose cantus firmus is taken from the Latin hymn Praeter rerum seriem.

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Original text and translations

Original text and translations may be found at Magnificat.