C47a Virgo praecellens (5 motets)

Standardised composer: 
Cycle rubric: 
-
Identified as a cycle based on: 
Reference source: 
I-Rvat CS 15, ff. 231v-235r
Other sources: 
MotettiC, No. 21; I-Mfd 3, ff. 200v-203r
Number of voices: 
4
Signature: 
b
Clefs: 
c1c3c4f4
Final: 
G
Devotional / liturgical association: 
BVM
Description: 

The cycle consists of five motets, whose texts are stanzas from a rare rhymed prayer to the BVM (in fact, a Marian contrafactum of a Christmas hymn by Enea Silvio Piccolomini). Compare the cognate cycle C47b, which contains motets 1-3 and 5 of this cycle.

Modern editions: 
SCM 2
Literature: 
, 37-45
Discography: 

The cognate cycle C47b (see Further notes) has been recorded by Cappella pratensis: http://searchworks.stanford.edu/view/3971223. Fragments online at https://www.muziekweb.nl/Link/EAX0513.

Further notes: 

Motets in this cycle

Displaying 1 - 15 of 15
I-Mfd 3
Source Motet incipit Attribution Rubric Cycle / Text
I-Mfd 3
200v(a)-201r
Virgo praecellens
ID: M191
-
Anonymous
- C47a Virgo praecellens (5 motets)
T191 Virgo praecellens
I-Mfd 3
200v(b)-201r
Anna te mundo
ID: M192
-
Anonymous
- C47a Virgo praecellens (5 motets)
T192 Anna te mundo
I-Mfd 3
201v(a)-202r
Pacis in terris
ID: M193
-
Anonymous
- C47a Virgo praecellens (5 motets)
T193 Pacis in terris
I-Mfd 3
201v(b)-202r
Ergo te nostrae
ID: M194
-
Anonymous
- C47a Virgo praecellens (5 motets)
T194 Ergo te nostrae
I-Mfd 3
202v-203r
Iam minae fere sileant
ID: M195
-
Anonymous
- C47a Virgo praecellens (5 motets)
T195 Iam minae fere sileant
I-Rvat CS 15
Source Motet incipit Attribution Rubric Cycle / Text
I-Rvat CS 15
231v-232r
Virgo praecellens
ID: M191
-
Anonymous
- C47a Virgo praecellens (5 motets)
T191 Virgo praecellens
I-Rvat CS 15
232v-233r
Anna te mundo
ID: M192
-
Anonymous
- C47a Virgo praecellens (5 motets)
T192 Anna te mundo
I-Rvat CS 15
232v-233r(b)
Pacis in terris
ID: M193
-
Anonymous
- C47a Virgo praecellens (5 motets)
T193 Pacis in terris
I-Rvat CS 15
233v-234r
Ergo te nostrae
ID: M194
-
Anonymous
- C47a Virgo praecellens (5 motets)
T194 Ergo te nostrae
I-Rvat CS 15
234v-235r
Iam minae fere sileant
ID: M195
-
Anonymous
- C47a Virgo praecellens (5 motets)
T195 Iam minae fere sileant
MotettiC
Source Motet incipit Attribution Rubric Cycle / Text
MotettiC
S:018v A:019v T:016r B:017r
Virgo praecellens
ID: M191
-
Anonymous
- C47a Virgo praecellens (5 motets)
T191 Virgo praecellens
MotettiC
S:018v(b) A:019v T:016r B:017r
Anna te mundo
ID: M192
-
Anonymous
- C47a Virgo praecellens (5 motets)
T192 Anna te mundo
MotettiC
S:019r A:019v T:016v B:017r
Pacis in terris
ID: M193
-
Anonymous
- C47a Virgo praecellens (5 motets)
T193 Pacis in terris
MotettiC
S:019r(b) A:019v T:016v B:017r
Ergo te nostrae
ID: M194
-
Anonymous
- C47a Virgo praecellens (5 motets)
T194 Ergo te nostrae
MotettiC
S:019r(c) A:020r T:016v B:017r-017v
Iam minae fere sileant
ID: M195
-
Anonymous
- C47a Virgo praecellens (5 motets)
T195 Iam minae fere sileant

Component motets preview

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Motet details

Reference source: 
I-Rvat CS 15, ff. 231v-232r
Mensuration: 
Number of voices: 
4
Discography: 

Recorded by Cappella pratensis: http://searchworks.stanford.edu/view/3971223. Fragments online at https://www.muziekweb.nl/Link/EAX0513.

Length: 
48
Signature: 
b
Clefs: 
c1c3c4f4
Final: 
G
Music incipit: 
..dcabag
dcabagag
.dcabaga
...gdded
Modern editions: 
SCM 2
Text reference: 

Motet details

Reference source: 
I-Rvat CS 15, ff. 232v-233r
Mensuration: 
Number of voices: 
4
Discography: 

Recorded by Cappella pratensis: http://searchworks.stanford.edu/view/3971223. Fragments online at https://www.muziekweb.nl/Link/EAX0513.

Length: 
36
Signature: 
b
Clefs: 
c1c3c4f4
Final: 
G
Music incipit: 
bagaa.ab
dfedc.de
....aafg
..eababb
Modern editions: 
SCM 2
Text reference: 

Motet details

Reference source: 
I-Rvat CS 15, ff. 232v-233r
Mensuration: 
Number of voices: 
4
Discography: 

Recorded by Cappella pratensis: http://searchworks.stanford.edu/view/3971223. Fragments online at https://www.muziekweb.nl/Link/EAX0513.

Length: 
47
Signature: 
b
Clefs: 
c1c3c4f4
Final: 
G
Music incipit: 
.......b
.......d
bagba.dc
gdfedfef
Modern editions: 
SCM 2
Text reference: 

Motet details

Reference source: 
I-Rvat CS 15, ff. 233v-234
Mensuration: 
Number of voices: 
4
Discography: 

(not on Capella pratensis CD!)

Length: 
44
Signature: 
b
Clefs: 
c1c3c4f4
Final: 
G
Music incipit: 
gdgfefgf
ddefedc
bag.fgab
gdg.dddf
Modern editions: 
SCM 2
Text reference: 

Motet details

Reference source: 
I-Rvat CS 15, ff. 234v-235r
Mensuration: 
 
Number of voices: 
4
Discography: 

Recorded by Cappella pratensis: http://searchworks.stanford.edu/view/3971223. Fragments online at https://www.muziekweb.nl/Link/EAX0513.

Length: 
44
Signature: 
b
Clefs: 
c1c3c4f4
Final: 
G
Music incipit: 
..fffbag
fffbeggf
..ddddcb
ddddcbg
Modern editions: 
SCM 2