Infelix ego (Orlando di Lasso)
- CPDL #26899:
- Editor: Pothárn Imre (submitted 2012-08-05). Score information: A4, 7 pages, 138 kB Copyright: CPDL
- Edition notes: Transcribed from Magnum opus musicum, 1604. Original pitch (low chiavette: C2, C3, C3, C4, F4, F5) and note values. In three parts, second part is for 4 voices (TBarBB). 3 midi files, one for each part, zipped.
- Updated: 2014-03-24. A misprint in the lyrics has been fixed, Musica ficta modified.
First published: 1566 in Sacrae cantiones liber quartus, no. 11.
2nd published: 1568 in Selectissimae cantiones, no. 1.18.
Description: A setting of the beginning of the Meditation on the Miserere by Girolamo Savonarola (1452-98), written the day before his execution for heresy.
Original text and translations
Original text and translations may be found at Infelix ego.