Orietur stella ex Jacob (Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina)

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  • (Posted 2018-12-08)  CPDL #52545: 
Original key (high chiavette):        
Transposed down a minor third:       - Altos in transposed violin clef.
Transposed down a fourth:       - Altos in transposed violin clef.
Editor: Pothárn Imre (submitted 2018-12-08).   Score information: A4, 4 pages, 92 kB   Copyright: CPDL
Edition notes: Transcribed from 1584 print. Original note values.

General Information

Title: Orietur stella ex Jacob
Composer: Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina

Number of voices: 5vv   Voicing: SAATB
Genre: SacredMotet

Language: Latin
Instruments: A cappella

First published: 1584 in Motettorum liber quintus, 5vv, no. 7
Description: Responsory for the 4th week of Advent.

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Original text and translations

Latin.png Latin text

Orietur stella ex Jacob,
et exsurget homo de Israel,
et confringet omnes duces alienigenarum,
et erit omnis terra possessio ejus.
Adorabunt eum omnes reges terrae,
omnes gentes servient ei,
et erit omnis terra possessio ejus.