M018 O res laeta

Standardised text incipit: 
O res laeta
Standardised composer: 
Attribution notes: 
"F. G." (I-Mfd 1)
Reference source: 
I-Mfd 1, ff. 100v-101r
Number of voices: 
4
Mensuration: 
Length: 
29
Signature: 
b
Clefs: 
c1c3c3c4
Final: 
G
Music incipit: 
gfefgagf
....dedg
.cbabcdg
.gfefgad
Pre-existing melodies (Cantus prius facti): 
Modern editions: 
AMMM 5, 121-122
Literature: 
Discography: 
Further notes: 

Spelled as Horas laetas in ANNALI 1885, 169.

Text details

Standardised text incipit: 
O res laeta
Liturgical/devotional association: 
Marian feasts and observances
Full text: 

O res laeta, messis grata,
Nostrum genus et cognata,
Dispensatrix pacis
Maria.

Turbulentos consolaris,
Fluctus sedas feri maris,
Tu tranquillum facis
Maria.

English translation: 

O happy creature, thankworthy harvest, our race and our kin, giver of peace, o Mary.

You console the agitated, you smooth out the waves of the fierce sea, you make the sea calm, o Mary.

Correspondences in standard ref works: 

Sequence De Beata Maria V., AH 54, No. 237, pp. 374-375, st. 3-4; MONE 2, No. 557, p. 360.

Further notes: 

Continuation of T017.

Music incipit (MEI): 

Sources with this motet

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Source Motet incipit Attribution Rubric Cycle / Text
I-Mfd 1
100v-101r
O res laeta
ID: M018
F. G.
Gaffurius, Franchinus
- C07 Castra caeli dum transcendo
T018 O res laeta