Quem terra (Anonymous)
- Editor: Renato Calcaterra (submitted 2011-06-01). Score information: A4, 2 pages, 73 kB Copyright: CPDL
- Edition notes: MusicXML file is zipped.
First published: post 1445 in the Trent codices codex 88, mid 1400's.
Description: A Blessed Virgin Mary hymn by Venantius Fortunatus (530-609) transcribed from the Trent manuscript tr88. The notes' values, accidentals and colourings are as in the manuscript. The coloured notes are in "proportio sesquialtera" (3 vs. 2). The notes' values within the ligaturæ are as follows: the left upstemmed notes are semibreves - the unstemmed notes are breves - the right downstemmed notes are longæ. The "musica ficta" suggestions are in the MIDI and MusicXML files. Only the text incipit.
Original text and translations
Original text and translations may be found at Quem terra pontus.