C28 Sancti spiritus adsit

Standardised composer: 
Cycle rubric: 
-
Identified as a cycle based on: 
WARD 1986, 498, 503-505; GASSER 2001, 332
Reference source: 
I-Mfd [4], ff. 60v-65r
Other sources: 
-
Number of voices: 
4
Signature: 
b
Clefs: 
c1c3c4f4
Final: 
G
Devotional / liturgical association: 
Holy Spirit
Easter/Pentecost ?
Description: 

The cycle consists of five motets, whose texts derive from sequences and hymns for Easter and Pentecost.

Modern editions: 
-
Literature: 
, 498, 503-505
Discography: 
Further notes: 

Component motets preview

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Motet details

Reference source: 
I-Mfd [4], ff. 60v-61r
Mensuration: 
Pre-existing melodies (Cantus prius facti): 

Verse 1 of the sequence Sancti spiritus assit nobis gratia (Cantus ID ah53070) quoted in T (opening):

1--fg--g--h--g--k--j--k--h--g--f--g--g--4

"Sancti spiritus assit nobis gratia"
(GOEDE 1965, No. 25)

Verse 2a of the sequence Sancti spiritus assit nobis gratia (Cantus ID ah53070) quoted in T (2nd phrase)

1--k--kj--h--k--l--k--g--k--j--k--h--g--f--g--g--4

"Quae corda nostra sibi faciat habitaculum."
(GOEDE 1965, No. 25)

Verse 9b of the sequence Sancti spiritus assit nobis gratia (Cantus ID ah53070), similar melodic line, transposed, in T (3rd phrase)

1--dg--f--e--f--d--dg--f--e--f--g--h--g--f--g--g--4

"Tu aspirando das spiritales esse homines"
(GOEDE 1965, No. 25)

Lines 2-4 of the first stanza of the hymn Veni creator spiritus (Cantus ID 008407) quoted in T (4th phrase to end)

1--k--g--h--k--lk--l--m--l--k--lm--kj--hg--kl--g--h---k--jk---h---gf---h--hjh---g--fg--g--4

"mentes tuorum visita / imple superna gratia / quae tu creasti, pectora."
(LH 90)

Number of voices: 
4
Signature: 
b
Clefs: 
c1c3c4f4
Final: 
G
Music incipit: 
-
-
ggagcbca
ge-cfgag
Modern editions: 
-
Further notes: 

This motet is transmitted as a fragment.

Not a concordance for M140.

Motet details

Reference source: 
I-Mfd [4], ff. 61v-62r
Mensuration: 
Pre-existing melodies (Cantus prius facti): 

Quotes from the sequence Victimae paschali laudes and the sequence Veni sancte spiritus in all voices, most prominent in the T in the following excerpts:

Verse 1 of the sequence Victimae paschali laudes (Cantus ID 508002), T opening:

1--dd--c--d--f--g--f--ed--d--h--g--f--g--f--e--d---4

"Victimae paschali laudes immolent christiani"
(GOEDE 1965, No. 21)

Opening of verse 2a of the sequence Victimae paschali laudes (Cantus ID 508002), T second phrase (transposed):

1--h--k--l--h--g--h--h--4

"Agnus redemit oves"
(GOEDE 1965, No. 21)

Second part of verse 2a of the sequence Victimae paschali laudes (Cantus ID 508002), T second phrase:

1---h--g--h--g--f--ee--d---4

"Christus innocens patri"
(GOEDE 1965, No. 21)

Third part of verse 2a of the sequence Victimae paschali laudes (Cantus ID 508002), T second phrase, approximate, partially transposed:

1--f--g--d--f--d--c--f--f--ee--d----4

"reconciliavit peccatores."
(GOEDE 1965, No. 21)

First part of verse 1a of the sequence Veni sancte spiritus (Cantus ID ah54153), T third phrase, approximate, partially transposed:

1--c--d--ef--e---ed--c--d---4

"Veni sancte spiritus"
(GOEDE 1965, No. 27)

Second part of verse 1a of the sequence Veni sancte spiritus (Cantus ID ah54153), T third phrase:

1--f--g--hij--h--hgf---g---h--c--d--fg---fed--c--d--d----4

"et emitte caelitus lucis tuae radium."
(GOEDE 1965, No. 27)

First part of verse 1b of the sequence Veni sancte spiritus (Cantus ID ah54153), T fourth phrase, approximate, partially transposed:

1--c--d--ef--e---ed--c--d---4

"Veni pater pauperum"
(GOEDE 1965, No. 27)

Second part of verse 2b of the sequence Veni sancte spiritus (Cantus ID ah54153), T fourth phrase:

1--f--g--hij--h--hgf---g---h--c--d--fg---fed--c--d--d----4

"veni dator munerum, veni lumen cordium."
(GOEDE 1965, No. 27)

Number of voices: 
4
Signature: 
b
Clefs: 
c1c3c4f4
Final: 
G
Music incipit: 
-
-
gfgbcbga
gfedcbdc
Modern editions: 
-
Further notes: 

This motet is transmitted as a fragment.

Motet details

Reference source: 
I-Mfd [4], ff. 62v-63r
Mensuration: 
Pre-existing melodies (Cantus prius facti): 

Verse 10a and verse 10b of the sequence Sancti spiritus assit nobis gratia (Cantus ID ah53070) quoted in T first and second phrase:

1--g--ij--g--f--j--j--h--g--f--h--f--h--g--j--h--g--f--g--g----4

"Tu divisum per linguas mundum et ritus adunasti domine.
Idolatras ad cultum dei revocans magistrorum optime."
(GOEDE 1965, No. 25)

Some melodic gestures of verse 2a of the sequence Veni sancte spiritus (Cantus ID 850303) are paraphrased, but no complete line is quoted.

Number of voices: 
4
Signature: 
b
Clefs: 
c1c3c4f4
Final: 
[G]
Music incipit: 
-
-
...gagfa
gagfedf.
Modern editions: 
-
Further notes: 

This motet is transmitted as a fragment.

Motet details

Reference source: 
I-Mfd [4], ff. 63v-64r
Mensuration: 
Pre-existing melodies (Cantus prius facti): 

Verse 5a of the sequence Sancti spiritus assit nobis gratia (Cantus ID ah53070) quoted in T (opening):

1--g--gg--f--g--h--g--kj--h--g--k--j--k--h--g--f--g--g----4

"Tu purificator omnium flagitiorum spiritus"
(GOEDE 1965, No. 25)

Number of voices: 
4
Signature: 
b
Clefs: 
<c1>c3<c4>f4
Final: 
[G]
Music incipit: 
-
-
-
ggdedacb
Modern editions: 
-
Further notes: 

This motet is transmitted as a fragment.

Motet details

Reference source: 
I-Mfd [4], ff. 64v-65r
Mensuration: 
Pre-existing melodies (Cantus prius facti): 

Verse 3a and 3b of the sequence Sancti spiritus assit nobis gratia (Cantus ID ah53070) T, first and second phrase:

1--g---f---e---fe---d--f--g--h--g--f--g--g----4

"Spiritus alme illustrator hominum
horridas nostrae mentis purga tenebras."
(GOEDE 1965, No. 25)

Verse 6a of the sequence Sancti spiritus assit nobis gratia (Cantus ID ah53070) T, third phrase:

1--k--l--k--h--h--k--l--k--j--g--h--g--g--f--g----4

"Ut videri supremus genitor possit a nobis."
(GOEDE 1965, No. 25)

Number of voices: 
4
Signature: 
b
Clefs: 
c1c3c4f4
Final: 
G
Music incipit: 
-
-
gfefdfga
gcdcbbbe
Modern editions: 
-
Further notes: 

This motet is transmitted as a fragment.