Song of Praise to the Virgin (Anonymous)

From ChoralWiki
Jump to: navigation, search

Music files

L E G E N D Disclaimer How to download
ICON SOURCE
Icon_pdf.gif Pdf
Icon_snd.gif Midi
MusicXML.png MusicXML
Finale.png Finale
File details.gif File details
Question.gif Help
  • CPDL #25625:        (Finale 2009)
Editor: Paul R. Marchesano (submitted 2012-02-22).   Score information: Letter, 1 page, 63 kB   Copyright: CPDL
Edition notes: MusicXML source file is in compressed .mxl format.

General Information

Title: Song of Praise to the Virgin
Composer: Anonymous

Number of voices: 2vv   Voicing: SA
Genre: SacredHymn

Language: Latin
Instruments: A cappella

First

Description: Text (and possibly melody) from a collection of laude known as "Il laudario di Cortona" (The laudabook of Cortona), produced sometime between 1250 and 1300.

External websites:

Original text and translations

Latin.png Latin text

Virgene benedeta, madre del salvatore.
Laude, gloria et honore a te, donna dilecta,
O dilectosa madre, del cielo coronate.

English.png English translation

O most blessed virgin, mother of the savior,
Praise, glory and honor to you,
beautiful woman, most beautiful mother,
the crowned [queen] of heaven.