C03 Hortus conclusus

Standardised composer: 
Attribution notes: 
"F. Gaff(orus)", "F. Gaffor(us)", "F. G." (I-Mfd 1)
Cycle rubric: 
-
Identified as a cycle based on: 
WARD 1986, 523 n.56; GASSER 2001, 354-368
Reference source: 
I-Mfd 1, ff. 68v-71r
Other sources: 
-
Number of voices: 
4
Signature: 
b
Clefs: 
c1c2c3c4
Final: 
G
Devotional / liturgical association: 
BVM
Description: 

The cycle consists of three motets, whose texts, deriving from the Song of Songs, are variously associated with Marian feasts.

Modern editions: 
AMMM 5, 28-37
Literature: 
, 523 n.56
, 354-368
Discography: 
Further notes: 

Motets in this cycle

Component motets preview

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Motet details

In cycle(s): 
Reference source: 
I-Mfd 1, ff. 68v-69r
Mensuration: 
Pre-existing melodies (Cantus prius facti): 

Incipit of the antiphon Hortus conclusus es dei genetrix (Cantus ID 003137) quoted in C (opening):

1--d---c---d---f---f---ed---e---d--4

"Hortus conclusus es dei" (http://cantus.uwaterloo.ca/chant/402467)

Number of voices: 
4
Length: 
46
Signature: 
b
Clefs: 
c1c2c3c4
Final: 
G
Music incipit: 
gfefgbag
gagfedgf
.gabcded
...gfded
Modern editions: 
AMMM 5, 28-30
Text reference: 

Motet details

In cycle(s): 
Reference source: 
I-Mfd 1, ff. 69v-70r
Mensuration: 
Number of voices: 
4
Length: 
48
Signature: 
b
Clefs: 
c1c2c3c4
Final: 
G
Music incipit: 
gfefgaba
gagfdefg
..gfefgf
Modern editions: 
AMMM 5, 31-33

Motet details

In cycle(s): 
Reference source: 
I-Mfd 1, ff. 70v-71r
Mensuration: 
Number of voices: 
4
Length: 
55
Signature: 
b
Clefs: 
c1c2c3c4
Final: 
G
Music incipit: 
gabgaggf
..defded
...gbcdb
gbcdbcba
Modern editions: 
AMMM 5, 34-37
Text reference: