Beata es Maria (Jacob Obrecht)
- Editor: John Hetland (submitted 2013-11-12). Score information: Letter, 8 pages, 373 kB Copyright: CPDL
- Edition notes: Notation here is a wholetone higher than the original. Translation, text underlay and musica ficta by John Hetland and The Renaissance Street Singers. 23 Apr 2004.
Title: Beata es Maria
Composer: Jacob Obrecht
Number of voices: 4vv Voicing: AATB
Genre: Sacred, Motet
Instruments: A cappella
First published: 1505 in Motetti liber 4, no. 32
Description: In praise of the Virgin Mary. The tenor is the same in both partes.
Original text and translations
Beata es, Maria,
Blessed are you, Mary,