Salve decus virginum : Tu convallis humilis

Source: 
Folio(s): 
085v-087r
Motet rubric: 
-
Attributed to: 
F. G., Gaffori (index; as part of C06)

Cycle details

Reference source: 
I-Mfd 1, ff. 84v-93r
Cycle rubric: 
listed under "Motetti missales consequentes" as "Salve mater salvatoris gaffori | cum tota missa" (I-Mfd 1, index)
Identified as a cycle based on: 
index of I-Mfd 1 (see Cycle rubric); consensus in the "motetti missales" literature
Number of voices: 
4
Signature: 
-
Clefs: 
c1c3c4c4
Final: 
G
Devotional / liturgical association: 
BVM
Modern editions: 
AMMM 5, 75-104
Further notes: 

All the component motets are in more than one pars. Second/third partes are not listed in I-Mfd 1, index (except for the 3a pars of Imperatrix gloriosa), do not have separate attributions, and are linked with “verte folium” and/or “custodes”.

Content (motets): 
M012 M014 M015 M016

Motet details

Reference source: 
I-Mfd 1, ff. 85v-87r
Mensuration: 

Pre-existing melodies (Cantus prius facti): 

Incipit of stanza 1a of the sequence Salve mater salvatoris loosely quoted in C and T (opening):

1--g--g--h--g--k--kjh---j--j---4

"Salve mater salvatoris" (NOBLITT 1963, 162)

Number of voices: 
4
Length: 
100
Signature: 
-
Clefs: 
c1c3c4c4
Final: 
D / G
Music incipit: 
gagcdcba
gfedc.dc
.gagcdcb
..gagfgf
Modern editions: 
AMMM 5, 78-82
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