Festum nunc celebre – *Conscendit iubilans laetus (Ludwig Senfl)
- Editor: Andreas Stenberg (submitted 2020-04-13). Score information: A4, 8 pages, 103 kB Copyright: CPDL
- Edition notes: A semi-diplomatoric edition. Note-values and key as in the original. Modern clefs and ficta added sparingly.
- Verses 1 and 3 added in chant as are verses 5 -6. The chant sections are given both in hufnagel notation and transcription.
Title: Festum nunc celebre – *Conscendit iubilans laetus
Composer: Ludwig Senfl
First published: 1530
Description: A five-part setting to the hymn for Vespers on Ascensio Domini (1600-th centhury diocese of Freising rite). From BSB Mus.ms 52 and proposed by M. Bente as composed by Senfl though the setting is unascribed in the manuscript. Only verses 2 (Conscendit iubilans laetus) and 4 (Oramus Domine conditor) underlaid in the manuscript suggesting an alternatim performance.
Original text and translations
Original text and translations may be found at Festum nunc celebre.