Stirps Jesse (Johannes Lupi)
- (Posted 2020-07-27) CPDL #59906:
- Editor: Mick Swithinbank (submitted 2020-07-27). Score information: A4, 11 pages, 109 kB Copyright: CPDL
- Edition notes: This edition is transposed down a minor third from the high-clef pitch in the print.
Title: Stirps Jesse
Composer: Johannes Lupi
First published: 1538
Description: Marian motet published by Gardano, 1538.
Original text and translations
Stirps Jesse virgam produxit, virgaque florem, et super hunc florem requiescit spiritus almus.
The rod of Jesse brought forth a shoot, and the shoot a flower, and a propitious spirit watches over that flower.