M243 Gaude splendens vas virtutum

Standardised text incipit: 
Gaude splendens vas virtutum
Standardised composer: 
Attribution notes: 
NOBLITT 1963, 144-50 and 1968 proposed an attribution to Johannes Martini. The same scholar renounced the attribution in EdM 83, 364.
Reference source: 
D-Mbs 3154, ff. 39v-40r
Number of voices: 
4
Mensuration: 
Length: 
56
Signature: 
-
Clefs: 
c1c3c3c4
Final: 
C
Music incipit: 
cbagafgf
gabadgab
cdecdbcd
cfefdedc
Pre-existing melodies (Cantus prius facti): 
Modern editions: 
EdM 80-83, vol. 1, No. 31, 139-141
Discography: 
Further notes: 

Text details

Standardised text incipit: 
Gaude splendens vas virtutum
Liturgical/devotional association: 
Marian feasts and observances
Full text: 

Gaude splendens vas virtutum
Cuius sedes est ad nutum
Tota caeli curia.

Te benignam, te felicem
Iesu dignam genitricem,
Venerans in gloria.

English translation: 

Rejoice, shiny vessel of virtues, of which the whole celestial court is home at disposition, while venerating you benevolent, you happy and worthy mother of Jesus in glory.

Correspondences in standard ref works: 

Sequence De 7 gaudiis caelestibus BMV, ascr. to Thomas Becket, AH 31, No. 189, pp. 198-199, st. 3
sedes] pendens
veneratur] venerans

Related texts in polyphonic sources: 

I-Fn Panc. 27, No. 48, Gaude flore virginali (anon.) 

I-Mb Braidense AD.XIV.49, No. 7, f. 84v, Gaude flore virginali (anon.) 

I-TRbc MS 1563, No. 2, Gaude flore virginali (anon.) 

I-Vnm MS It. IX. 145, ff. 127-128, Gaude flore virginali (anon.) 

Further notes: 

Continuation of T241-242, continued in T244-247.

Music incipit (MEI): 

Sources with this motet

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Source Motet incipit Attribution Rubric Cycle / Text
D-Mbs 3154
039v-040r(b)
Gaude splendens vas virtutum
ID: M243
-
Anonymous
- C55 Gaude flore virginali
T243 Gaude splendens vas virtutum