Media vita (Nicolas Gombert)

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  • (Posted 2019-07-28)  CPDL #54909:     
Editor: Patricia Maltby (submitted 2019-07-28).   Score information: Letter, 14 pages, 559 kB   Copyright: CPDL
Edition notes: Transposed a major 3rd higher for mixed voices.
  • (Posted 2010-09-10)  CPDL #22218:     
Editor: Eoin Conway (submitted 2010-08-28).   Score information: A4, 14 pages, 144 kB   Copyright: Personal
Edition notes: Original key, for men's voices, and original note values.

General Information

Title: Media vita
Composer: Nicolas Gombert

Number of voices: 6vv   Voicings: ATTBBB or SAATTB
Genre: SacredMotet

Language: Latin
Instruments: A cappella

First published: 1539 in Motetti del frutto a sei voci (Gardano), no. 8
    2nd published: 1556 in Evangelia dominicorum et festorum dierum tomus sextus (Berg & Neuber), no. 36

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Original text and translations

Original text and translations may be found at Media vita in morte sumus.