M134 Gaude quia tui nati

Standardised text incipit: 
Gaude quia tui nati
Standardised composer: 
Reference source: 
MotettiC, No. 37, ff. 29r (S), 30r-30v (A), 27v (T), 28r (B)
Number of voices: 
4
Mensuration: 
Length: 
68
Signature: 
b
Clefs: 
c1c3c4f4
Final: 
G
Music incipit: 
.ggbgddc
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..ggbgfe
Pre-existing melodies (Cantus prius facti): 
Modern editions: 
SCM 2, 255-259
Discography: 
Further notes: 

Text details

Standardised text incipit: 
Gaude quia tui nati
Liturgical/devotional association: 
Marian feasts and observances
Full text: 

Gaude quia tui nati
Quem dolebas mortem pati
Fulget resurrectio.

Gaude Christo ascendente
Et in caelum te vidente
Motu fertur proprio.

 

English translation: 

Rejoice because the resurrection of your son, whose death you lamented, (now) shines.

Rejoice for the ascending Christ and (because) he was carried, while you were watching, to Heaven spontaneously.

Correspondences in standard ref works: 

Gaude quia...resurrectio = Rhymed prayer De 7 gaudiis BMV, AH 31, No. 176, pp. 180-181, st. 7, lines 1-3
dolebas] videbas

Gaude Christo...proprio = Rhymed prayer De 7 gaudiis BMV, AH 31, No. 176, pp. 180-181, st. 9, lines 1-3
Christo] mater
et in] Christo

Related texts in polyphonic sources: 

D-Usch 237 (a-d), ff. 9r-9v (S), 9v-10r (A), 6r-6v (T), 7v-8r (B), Gaude virgo mater Christi (Josquin des Prez) (= M233, T233)

Music incipit (MEI): 

Sources with this motet

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Source Motet incipit Attribution Rubric Cycle / Text
I-Mfd [4]
116v-117r
Gaude quia tui nati
ID: M134
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Anonymous
- C36 Gaudeamus omnes in domino
T134 Gaude quia tui nati
MotettiC
No. 37: S:029r A:030r-030v T:027v B:028r
Gaude quia tui nati
ID: M134
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Anonymous
- C36 Gaudeamus omnes in domino
T134 Gaude quia tui nati