M195 Iam minae fere sileant

Standardised text incipit: 
Iam minae fere sileant
Standardised composer: 
Reference source: 
I-Rvat CS 15, ff. 234v-235r
Number of voices: 
4
Mensuration: 
 
Length: 
44
Signature: 
b
Clefs: 
c1c3c4f4
Final: 
G
Music incipit: 
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Pre-existing melodies (Cantus prius facti): 
Modern editions: 
SCM 2
Discography: 

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

Further notes: 

Text details

Standardised text incipit: 
Iam minae fere sileant
Full text: 

Iam minae fere sileant et nostri 
Sit tibi regis populique cura
Ut viam semper teneant electam,
Digna Maria.

English translation: 

May the threats be silent already and the care of our king and people may be yours, so that they may always keep the chosen road, worthy Mary.

Correspondences in standard ref works: 

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

Related texts in other sources: 

Compare the original poem on which the contrafactum is based (Enea Silvio Piccolomini, Metrum saphicum adonium de nativitate Domini, in Epigrammata), st. 8 (and last):
Da bonam nobis, puer alme, pacem;
Sit tibi regis populique cura,
Ut viam semper teneant placentem
Rex tibi celi.

Further notes: 

This text observes the form of the Sapphic stanza.
Continuation of T191-194 (see the relevant records for a comparison of original and contrafacted stanzas).

Music incipit (MEI):