C09 Ave cella novae legis

Standardised composer: 
Attribution notes: 
"F. Gaffor(us)" for M024 only (I-Mfd 2, concordance); GASSER 2001, 396 attributes also M023 to Gaffurius
Cycle rubric: 
-
Identified as a cycle based on: 
WARD 1986, 523 n.56; GASSER 2001, 396-408
Reference source: 
I-Mfd 1, ff. 106v-108r
Other sources: 
(for partial concordances, see the records of the individual motets)
Number of voices: 
4
Signature: 
b
Clefs: 
c1c3c4f4
Final: 
G
Devotional / liturgical association: 
BVM, Christ, Incarnation
Christmas, Christmastide
Description: 

According to WARD 1986 and GASSER 2001, these two motets belong together; they are included here with other short (or potentially incomplete) cycles transmitted in I-Mfd 1. The texts are compilations from Marian and Christmas sequences and prayers.

Modern editions: 
AMMM 5, 8-12 (for "Promissa mundo gaudia"); GASSER 2001, 546-552 (for "Ave cella").
Literature: 
, 523 n.56
, 396-408
Discography: 
Further notes: 

Motets in this cycle

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Motet details

Reference source: 
I-Mfd 1, ff. 106v-107r
Mensuration: 
Pre-existing melodies (Cantus prius facti): 

This motet possibly quotes pre-existing material (see GASSER 2001, 400), but it can not be linked to any Cantus prius factus with a corresponding text.

Number of voices: 
4
Length: 
82
Signature: 
b
Clefs: 
c1c3c4f4
Final: 
G
Music incipit: 
..ggagba
gfefdcde
gagbagfg
gdg.gdga
Modern editions: 
GASSER 2001, 546-552
Further notes: 

Attributed to Gaffurius by GASSER 2001, 296, on account of the strong textual and musical connections to M024 Promissa mundo gaudia, which is attributed to Gaffurius in I-Mfd 2.

Motet details

Reference source: 
I-Mfd 1, ff. 107v-108r
Mensuration: 
Number of voices: 
4
Length: 
85
Signature: 
b
Clefs: 
c1c3c4f4
Final: 
G
Music incipit: 
gggagbag
defbabcd
..gggagb
gfedegfe
Modern editions: 
AMMM 5, 8-12