M218 Ave virgo gratiosa

Standardised text incipit: 
Ave virgo gratiosa
Standardised composer: 
Reference source: 
MotettiC, No. 41, ff. 32r (S), 31v (A), 31r (T), 31r (B)
Number of voices: 
4
Mensuration: 
 
Length: 
57
Signature: 
b
Clefs: 
c1c3c3c4
Final: 
G
Music incipit: 
bbbaagcb
..eeeddc
gggd.dec
..cccg.g
Pre-existing melodies (Cantus prius facti): 
Modern editions: 
SCM 2
Discography: 
Further notes: 

Text details

Standardised text incipit: 
Ave virgo gratiosa
Liturgical/devotional association: 
Marian feasts and observances
Full text: 

Ave virgo gratiosa,
Mater plena gratia,
Virgo mater gloriosa,
Ave dei filia.

Ave rosa speciosa,
Salutis puerpera.

Iesu Christe, fili dei,
Tota salus nostrae spei,
Tuae matris interventu
Angelorum nos concentu
Fac gaudere iugiter.
Amen

English translation: 

Hail graceful virgin, mother full of grace, glorious virgin mother, hail daughter of God.

Hail beautiful rose, mother of salvation.

O Jesus Christ, Son of God, whole salvation of our hope, through the intervention of you mother let us forever enjoy the music of the angels. Amen.

Correspondences in standard ref works: 

Ave virgo...filia ≈ Sequence De beata Maria V., AH 54, No. 278, pp. 419-422, st. 1
Ave virgo gratiosa
Virgo mater gloriosa
Mater regis gloriae.

Iesu...iugiter = Sequence De beata Maria V., AH 54, No. 278, pp. 419-422, st. 10

Music incipit (MEI): 

Sources with this motet

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Source Motet incipit Attribution Rubric Cycle / Text
MotettiC
No. 41: S:032r(b) A:031v T:031r B:031r
Ave virgo gratiosa
ID: M218
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Anonymous
- C51 Salvatoris mater pia
T218 Ave virgo gratiosa