Maria Magdalene (François Dulot)
- Editor: Mick Swithinbank (submitted 2019-12-17). Score information: A4, 8 pages, 81 kB Copyright: CPDL
- Edition notes: The source - in Attaingnant's 2nd book of motets - is in high clefs, so this edition is transposed down a minor third.
Title: Maria Magdalene
Composer: François Dulot
Number of voices: 4vv Voicing: STTB
Genre: Sacred, Motet
Instruments: A cappella
First published: 1534 in Motettorum, Book 2 (Pierre Attaingnant), no. 2
Description: This work has a non-standard text, the first part drawing on the familiar account of the three Marys going to the tomb, but the second part approximating to one section of Victimae Paschali (a dialogue with Mary Magdalen).
Original text and translations
Maria Magdalene et Maria Jacobi et Salome emerunt aromata ut venientes ungerent Iesum, alleluya.
When the Sabbath had passed, Mary Magdalene, Mary the mother of James and Salome