Non conturbetur cor vestrum (Pierre de Manchicourt)
- (Posted 2019-09-27) CPDL #55442:
- Editor: Andrew Fysh (submitted 2019-09-27). Score information: A4, 7 pages Copyright: CC BY SA
- Edition notes: Transposed one tone lower (for SATB). Original note values retained. Transcribed and edited from the Gardano and Berg & Neuber printed sources listed below. Conflicting attribution to Maître Gosse acknowledged, and discussed in the Editorial Notes.
First published: 1539 in Gardano, Primus liber cum quatuor vocibus … Mottetti del frutto a quatro, no. 14
2nd published: 1549 in Gardano, Excellentiss. autorum liber primus quatuor vocum (reprint of the 1539 collection), no. 14
3rd published: 1555 in Berg & Neuber, Secundus tomus Evangeliorum … (4, 5, 6 et plurimum vocum), no. 8
4th published: c.1565 in Leiden, Archieven van de Kerken, Ms. 1441 (Koorboek IV / Codex D)
Description: This motet is attributed to Maître Gosse in the Gardano and Berg & Neuber sources above, and to Manchicourt in the Leiden choirbook. It is typical of Manchicourt's compositional style, and also the model for one of his parody masses.
Original text and translations
Non [con]turbétur cor vestrum,
Let not your heart be troubled;