C33 Magnum nomen domini

Standardised composer: 
Attribution notes: 
M067, M118 and M119 are attributed to Gaffurius in the concordant sources; M121 (anonymous in I-Mfd 1) has been attributed to Gaffurius by WARD 1986, 500.
Cycle rubric: 
-
Identified as a cycle based on: 
WARD 1986, 500; GASSER 2001, 332
Reference source: 
I-Mfd [4], ff. 95v-99r
Other sources: 
(for partial concordances, see the records of the individual motets)
Number of voices: 
5
Signature: 
b
Clefs: 
c1c3c3c3c5
Final: 
F
Devotional / liturgical association: 
Christ, Incarnation, the Blessed Sacrament
Description: 

The cycle consists of four motets, whose texts derive from various sources, mostly dealing with Christ’s incarnation and the Blessed Sacrament.

Modern editions: 
AMMM 5, 13-14; 125-129 ("O Iesu dulcissime" missing)
Literature: 
, 500, 506
Discography: 
Further notes: 

WARD 1986, 506 proposes a “virtual” five-motet cycle including also M068 Accepta Christi munera.

Component motets preview

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Motet details

Reference source: 
I-Mfd 2, ff. 54v-55r
Mensuration: 
Pre-existing melodies (Cantus prius facti): 

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

Number of voices: 
5
Length: 
37
Signature: 
b
Clefs: 
c1c3c3c3c5
Final: 
F
Music incipit: 
...cbaba
fedcfede
fgabcba.
..fgabcb
..fgagfe
Modern editions: 
AMMM 5, 13-14
Further notes: 

Not a musical concordance with the motet from I-Mfd 1 from Gaffurius with the same name.

Text reference: 

Motet details

Reference source: 
I-Mfd [4], ff. 95v-96r
Mensuration: 
  
Number of voices: 
5
Length: 
34
Signature: 
b
Clefs: 
c1c3c3c3c5
Final: 
F
Music incipit: 
cccabcdc
cdefefef
cacbagf.
gfabccdg
cfcfcfbb
Modern editions: 
AMMM 5, 125-126
Text reference: 

Motet details

Reference source: 
I-Mfd [4], ff. 96v-97r
Mensuration: 
Number of voices: 
5
Length: 
46
Signature: 
b
Clefs: 
c1c3c3c3c5
Final: 
F
Music incipit: 
......cc
......cd
fgafcbca
..cdecfe
......fe
Modern editions: 
AMMM 5, 127-129

Motet details

Reference source: 
I-Mfd [4], ff. 98v-99r
Mensuration: 
Number of voices: 
5
Length: 
49
Signature: 
b
Clefs: 
c1c3c3c3c5
Final: 
F
Music incipit: 
......ag
...fefga
...cccba
cccba.cb
fefgagag
Modern editions: 
-
Further notes: 

M022 O Iesu dulcissime is not a concordance.

Text reference: