Motetti libro primo


Collection of motets in four parts (and one in five parts) with table of contents.


Standardised TitleMotetti libro primo
Transcribed TitleMotetti libro primo.
Imprint[Venetiis] : [Impressum opera et arte Andreae Antiqui], [1521]
FormatCopy at K.8.b.7.(3.). Tenor (16 leaves); original foliation: 1-6, 9-11 [12], 11-16; paper dimensions: 108 x 160 mm. Folio numbers 7 and 8 are omitted, but the leaf after 11 is unnumbered and followed by a second 11.
PlaceVenice, Italy
TypePrinted music

British Library K.8.b.7.(3.)

Related Resource

Martin Picker, ed., The motet books of Andrea Antico (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1987), description on p. 11.

François Lesure, ed., Recueils imprimés XVIe-XVII1 siècles (München-Duisberg: G. Henle Verlag 1960), Vol 1, Liste chronologique.



RISM B/I, 15213

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The tenor part book also contains the ’Tenor secundus’ part for Josquin’s Miserere mei Deus. 

’De profundis clamavi’ attributed in this publication to Josquin is attributed in Grove to Nicolas Champion. 

Copy at K.8.b.7.(1.). Imperfect. Tenor part book only. Brown leather binding with decorative tooling. Gold lettering on front and back: TENOR. Gold lettering on spine: MASSES, ETC. - TENOR.

Indexed terms

Barra, Hotinet, fl. 1510–1523. Nuptiae factae sunt. 
Champion, Nicolas, ca. 1480-1533. De profundis clamavi. 
Josquin, des Prez, d. 1521. Inviolata, integra et casta es, voices (5) 
Josquin, des Prez, d. 1521. Miserere mei, Deus, secundum. 
Josquin, des Prez, d. 1521. O admirabile commercium. 
Martini, Thomas, fl. 1521. Congaudentes exultemus. 
Mouton, Jean, d. 1522. Felix namque es. 
Mouton, Jean, d. 1522. Per lignum salvi facti sumus. 
Mouton, Jean, d. 1522. Quaeramus cum pastoribus. 
Mouton, Jean, d. 1522. Tua est potentia. 
Richafort, Jean, fl. 1507-1548. Emendemus in melius. 
Antico, Andrea, fl. 1517, printer. 
Andrea Antico (Firm)

Table of Contents

Per lignu[m] salui / Jo. mouton -- Miserere mei deus (secunda pars: Audi auditui; Tertia pars: Domine labia) / Josquinnus -- De profundis clamaui (secunda pars: A custodia matutina) / Josquinnus -- O admirabile commertium / Josquinnus -- Quan[n]do natus est / Josquinnus -- Rubu[m] que[m] viderat Moyses / Josquinnus -- Germinauit radix iesse / Josquinnus -- Ecce Maria genuit nobis saluatore[m] / Josquinnus -- Emendemus in melius (Secunda pars: Peccauimus cum patribus) / Richafort -- Felix na[mque] es sacra virgo Maria (secunda pars: O maria mater dei) / Jo. mouton -- Congaude[n]tes exultemus (secunda pars: O beate Nicolae) / Thomas martini -- Queram[us] cu[m] pastoribus (secunda pars: Ubi pascas vbi cubes) / Jo. mouton -- Nuptie facte sunt in cana Galilee / Hottinet barra -- Tua est potentia / Jo. mouton -- Inuiolata integra [et] casta (secunda pars: [Nostra ut pura] quo me flagita[n]t; tertia pars: O benigna o regina / Josquinus.

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