M081 Magnificamus te dei genitrix

Standardised text incipit: 
Magnificamus te dei genitrix
Standardised composer: 
Reference source: 
I-Mfd 3, ff. 164v-165r
Number of voices: 
4
Mensuration: 
Length: 
44
Signature: 
b
Clefs: 
c1c3c4f4
Final: 
G
Music incipit: 
....gefg
.gefgagf
..gabcba
gefgagfd
Pre-existing melodies (Cantus prius facti): 
Modern editions: 
GASSER 2001, 574-576
Discography: 
Further notes: 

Text details

Standardised text incipit: 
Magnificamus te dei genitrix
Liturgical/devotional association: 
St. Agatha (AR)
Full text: 

Magnificamus te dei genitrix, quia ex te natus est Christus, salvans omnes qui te glorificant, sancta domina dei genitrix, sanctificationes tuas transmitte nobis.

 

English translation: 

We praise you, mother of God, because from you Christ was born, and saved all those who praise you, holy mistress, mother of God, transfer your blessings to us.

Correspondences in standard ref works: 

No direct correspondence in a standard ref work could be found.

Related texts in other sources: 

Ambrosian psallenda for the feast of St. Agatha, see PM 6, 150

Music incipit (MEI): 

Sources with this motet