M063 Sanctus : Verbum caro factum est

Standardised text incipit: 
Sanctus : Verbum caro factum est
Standardised composer: 
Attribution notes: 
"Loyset" (I-Mfd 1, index; as part of C17)
Reference source: 
I-Mfd 1, ff. 175v-176r
Number of voices: 
4
Mensuration: 
 
Length: 
79
Signature: 
b
Clefs: 
c1c3c4f4
Final: 
D / G
Music incipit: 
.....gfg
....ddef
.gabcdcb
gabcdefg
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.

Modern editions: 
CMM 15.2; AMMM 13, 60-62
Literature: 
Discography: 

Loyset Compère: Mass, Motets, Songs, Orlando Consort, Metronome 1002

Further notes: 

Elevation motet (2a pars).

This motet is connected to the following (Memento salutis auctor) with a “Verte folium”.

Text details

Standardised text incipit: 
Sanctus : Verbum caro factum est
Liturgical/devotional association: 
Christmas
Full text: 

Sanctus, sanctus, sanctus dominus deus Sabaoth.
Pleni sunt caeli et terra gloria tua.

Verbum caro factum est et habitavit in nobis et vidimus gloriam eius.

English translation: 

Holy, holy, holy. Lord God of Sabaoth. The heavens and the earth are full of your glory.
The word was made flesh and dwelt in us: and we saw its glory.

Correspondences in standard ref works: 

Sanctus ... tua = Sanctus in the Mass Ordinary

Verbum ... eius ≈ Antiphon for Christmas, Cantus ID 005362
Verbum caro factum est et habitavit in nobis et vidimus gloriam ejus gloriam quasi unigeniti a patre.

Music incipit (MEI): 

Sources with this motet

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Source Motet incipit Attribution Rubric Cycle / Text
I-Mfd 1
175v-176r
Sanctus : Verbum caro factum est
ID: M063
Loyset (index; as part of C17)
Compère, Loyset
- C17 Hodie nobis de virgine
T063 Sanctus : Verbum caro factum est