Magnificat from the Second Service (Orlando Gibbons)

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Editor: Phil Cowling (submitted 2014-05-19).   Score information: A4, 14 pages, 124 kB   Copyright: CPDL
Edition notes: Transposed up a minor third (SAATB); note values halved.
Editor: Ross Jallo (submitted 2013-07-14).   Score information: Letter, 13 pages, 165 kB   Copyright: Public Domain
Edition notes: Original key (SATBarB) and note values. This edition is based largely on Ouseley's work, A Collection of the Sacred Compositions of Orlando Gibbons. Verse and chorus (though not decani and cantoris) sections are indicated.
Editor: Ross Jallo (submitted 2013-07-15).   Score information: Letter, 5 pages, 99 kB   Copyright: Public Domain
Edition notes: Accompaniment edition.

General Information

Title: Magnificat
Composer: Orlando Gibbons

Number of voices: 5vv   Voicings: SAATB or SATBB
Genre: SacredEvening Canticles

Language: English
Instruments: Organ

First published:

Description: This Magnificat for five voices (soprano, alto, tenor, baritone, bass) has both verse and chorus sections; for a short section, there is a bass divisi. The organ accompaniment is from Batten's Organ Book.

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Original text and translations

Original text and translations may be found at Magnificat.