Parvulus Filius hodie natus est a 6 (Giovanni Battista Stefanini)

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General Information

Title: Parvulus Filius hodie natus est a 6
Composer: Giovanni Battista Stefanini
Source of text: Isaiah 9:6.

Number of voices: 6vv   Voicing: SSATTB
Genre: SacredMotet for Christmas Day

Language: Latin
Instruments: A cappella

First published: 1608 in Il secondo libro de motetti
    2nd published: 1611 in Promptuarium musicum, Pars Prima, no. 11

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Original text and translations

Latin.png Latin text

Parvulus filius hodie natus est nobis. Alleluia.
Cuius imperium super humerum eius et vocabitur Deus fortis,
Princeps pacis, Pater futuri saeculi. Alleluia.

English.png English translation

Today a little child is born to us. Alleluia.
Whose government shall be upon his shoulder and he will be called, the mighty God,
the Prince of peace, the everlasting Father. Alleluia.