C42 Qui velatus facie fuisti

Standardised composer: 
Attribution notes: 
"Josquin" (MotettiB)
Cycle rubric: 
-
Identified as a cycle based on: 
Reference source: 
MotettiB, No. 3, ff. 7v-14r
Other sources: 
(for partial concordances, see the records of the individual motets)
Number of voices: 
4
Signature: 
-
Clefs: 
c2c3c4f4
c2c3c4f4
c2c4c4f4/c2c3c4f4
c2c4c4f4
c2c3c4f4
c2c3c4f4
Final: 
E/E/A/E/E/E
Devotional / liturgical association: 
Christ, Passion, Holy Cross
Description: 

The cycle consists of six motets, the third and the sixth subdivided into two partes. The texts are stanzas from an Office of the Passion attributed to St. Bonaventure. 

Modern editions: 
DRAKE 2002; NJE 22 (No. 3)
Discography: 
Further notes: 

See information on this cycle as part of The Josquin Research Project.

Component motets preview

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Motet details

Reference source: 
MotettiB, No. 3, ff. 7v-8r
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: 
4
Length: 
76
Signature: 
-
Clefs: 
c2c3c4f4
Final: 
E
Music incipit: 
....eegg
aacceefe
...aaccc
.aaccdcd
Modern editions: 
NJE 22 (No. 3)
Further notes: 

Motet details

Reference source: 
MotettiB, No. 3, ff. 8v-9r
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: 
4
Length: 
70
Signature: 
-
Clefs: 
c2c3c4f4
Final: 
E
Music incipit: 
....accd
..accddd
..eggaaa
accddddc
Modern editions: 
NJE 22 (No. 3)
Further notes: 

Motet details

Reference source: 
MotettiB, No. 3, ff. 9v-10r
Mensuration: 
Pre-existing melodies (Cantus prius facti): 

The incipit of the hymn Jesu corona virginum (Cantus ID 008330) displays strong similarities with the T opening at "Honor et benedictio...":

1--a---cd---dc--d---f---fe--dc---dff---c--d--dg--fe--d--fe--dc--c-4

"Jesu corona virginum / quem mater illa concipit" (http://cantus.uwaterloo.ca/chant/497580)

Number of voices: 
4
Length: 
28
Signature: 
-
Clefs: 
c2c3c4f4
Final: 
E / A
Music incipit: 
aaaffggg
eecaaddd
accddcag
aafddgge
Modern editions: 
NJE 22 (No. 3)
Further notes: 

Extract from M159 as Sanctus de Passione in Petrucci’s Fragmenta missarum (RISM 1505/1), No. 23.

See also The Josquin Research Project.

Motet details

Reference source: 
MotettiB, No. 3, ff. 10v-11r
Mensuration: 
Pre-existing melodies (Cantus prius facti): 

The hymn Crux fidelis inter omnes (Cantus ID g00959) displays strong similarities with the melodic lines of T and C:

1--d---e--gh--hg--h--k--kj---hg---j--k--lm---hg---k--jh--h---4

"Crux fidelis inter omnes / arbor una nobilis

1--h--hkj---g---ge--f--dc--de--efe---d---dh---hg---ed--f--ed---d--4

nulla tamen silva profert / fronde flore germine." (GT 182)

Number of voices: 
4
Length: 
70
Signature: 
-
Clefs: 
c2c3c4f4
Final: 
E
Music incipit: 
..egaag.
...eefed
egaag..g
.eefedcb
Modern editions: 
NJE 22 (No. 3); DRAKE 1972
Further notes: 
Text reference: 

Motet details

Reference source: 
MotettiB, No. 3, ff. 11v-12r
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: 
4
Length: 
69
Signature: 
-
Clefs: 
c2c3c4f4
Final: 
E
Music incipit: 
aaaccccg
..eeeggg
.aaacccc
.aaacccc
Modern editions: 
NJE 22 (No. 3)
Further notes: 
Text reference: 

Motet details

Reference source: 
MotettiB, No. 3, ff. 12v-14r
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: 
4
Length: 
128
Signature: 
-
Clefs: 
c2c3c4f4
Final: 
A / E
Music incipit: 
dfged..d
ddecd..d
..dfged.
..ddecd.
Modern editions: 
NJE 22 (No. 3)
Further notes: 

Additional concordances in mss. that do not transmit motet cycles: RISM 1514/1, No. 25, RISM 1526/2, No. 25; CZ-HKm MS II A 6 (“Franus Cantionale”), ff. 353v-354v; CZ-HKm MS II A 7 (“Codex Speciálník”), pp. 296-299; I-Pc MS A.17, No. 22, ff. 36v-37r.

See also The Josquin Research Project.

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