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

Publisher's number: 17948
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)
Simone Molinaro (c. 1565-1615): Ego rogabo Patrem à 6 (2’45”)
Nicolò Rubini (1574-1625): Ego rogabo Patrem à 6 (5’45”)
Guglielmo Arnone (c. 1570-1630): Ascendisti in altum à 6 (3’)
Giuglio Osculati (? -1615): O Rex gloriæ à 7 (3’)
Luigi Balbi (fl. 1585-1621): Omnes gentes à 8 (5’)
Luca Marenzio (1553-1599): Exsurgat Deus à 8 (7’30”)
Bernardino Vannini (1590-1666): Dum complerentur à 5 (2’45”)
Gio. Batt. dalla Gostena (1558-1593): Repleti sunt omnes à 5 (2’15”)
Nicolò Rubini (1574-1625): Repleti sunt omnes à 7 (2’45”)
Ottavio Catalani (? -1644): Hodie completi sunt à 8 (3’45”)
Benedetto Pallavicino (c. 1551-1601): Dum complerentur - Cum ergo à 8 (7’30”)
Nicolaus Zangius (1570-1619): Veni Sancte Spiritus à 8 (2’45”)
Caspar Vincent (1580-1624): Apparuerunt Apostolis à 8 (5’15”)
Ottavio Catalani (? -1644): Si manseritis in me à 8 (2’45”)
Leone Leoni (c. 1550-1627): Sic Deus dilexit mundum à 8 (3’15”)
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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