Benedicta et venerabilis (William Byrd)
- Editor: David Fraser (submitted 2002-12-30). Score information: A4, 4 pages, 123 kB Copyright: CPDL
- Edition notes: SATTB. Revised 10/08. Also includes the Alleluia verse Virgo Dei genitrix, which invariably follows it.
- Editor: Steve Sanders (submitted 2002-10-25). Score information: A4, 2 pages, 68 kB Copyright: CPDL
- Edition notes: SSATB.
First published: 1605 in Gradualia I, no. 7 (nos. 7-8 in David Fraser's edition)
Description: Gradual for the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin, and for Votive Mass of the Blessed Virgin from the Presentation to Easter, Pentecost to Advent
Original text and translations
Original text and translations may be found at Benedicta et venerabilis.