Promptuarium Musicum: Motets through the Liturgical Year (Volume IV) : for 5, 6, 7 & 8 voices and basso continuo (Other Feasts and Communion) / Collected by Abraham SchadÆus; transcribed and edited by Cees Wagemakers

Publisher's number: 16174
Genre: Vocal music
Subgenre: Mixed choir
Instruments: GK
Remarks: Early Music Edition. Single titles available separately.
Year of composition: 1612
Status: Unique collection of Renaissance manuscripts transposed to contemporary notation. Hundreds of vocal works that had been hidden away in various libraries across Europe, now available for the first time, thanks to tireless work of editor Cees Wagemakers.

Other authors:
Wagemakers, Cees (editor)
SchadÆus, Abraham (curator)
Benedetto Bagni (? -fl. 1608): O Domine Jesu Christe à 8 (2’45”)
Francesco Maria Guaitoli (c.1564-1628): Pangamus læti omnes à 8 (4’45”)
Francesco Maria Guaitoli (c.1564-1628): O venerandum à 8 (4’15”)
Francesco Maria Guaitoli (c.1564-1628): Venite, edite Manna à 8 (3’45”)
Simone Molinaro (c. 1565-1615): O quam metuendus est locus à 5 (2’)
Giovanni Battista Strata 1579-1651): Confitemini Domino à 5 (3’30”)
Hans Leo Hassler (1564-1612): Laudate Dominum omnes gentes à 6 (3’30”)
Guglielmo Arnone (c. 1570-1630): Cantabo Dominum à 6 (3’15”)
Benedetto Bagni (? -fl. 1608): Exultemus Domino Regi à 8 (3’)
Nicolò Parma (fl. 1575-1613): Exultavit cor meum - Arcus fortium à 8 (8’)
Luigi Balbi (fl. 1585-1621): In dedicatione templi à 8 (3’15”)
Curtio Valcampi (fl. 1600-1610): Decantabat populus à 8 (3’15”)
Giovanni Piccioni (c. 1548-c. 1619): Elegi et sanctificavi à 8 (3’)
Antonio Savetta (c. 1560-1641): Exultate Deo à 8 (3’)
In the years 1611 and 1612 two voluminous collections of motets appeared with the name Promptuarium Musicum, volumes I and II.
Both volumes consisted of 100 motets each, to be used during the liturgical year. The first book (1611) contained motets for sundays during Advent, Nativity, The Feast of the Name of Jesus, Epiphany, The Purification of the Virgin Mary, The Annunciation, Occasions of penitence, Lent period, and the Passion of the Lord. The second book (1612) contained motets on Antiphones, Introits, Graduals, Hymns etc. for several individual sundays, and feasts as Easter, Ascension, Pentecost, and several Communion motets. Later appeared more than 200 motets of other liturgical feasts through the year.

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