Christe qui lux es et dies (Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina)

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Editor: Christopher Shaw (submitted 2017-11-08).   Score information: A4, 9 pages, 101 kB   Copyright: Personal
Edition notes: Please click on the link for preview/playback/PDF download. This edition is offered at original pitch (high chiavetti) for SATB or transposed down a fourth for ATTB (in the doxology only the top voice is divided)

General Information

Title: Christe qui lux es et dies
Composer: Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina

Number of voices: 4/5vv   Voicings: SATB or AATB, The top voice being divided in the doxology
Genre: SacredOffice hymn for Compline during Lent

Language: Latin
Instruments: A cappella

First published: 1589 in Hymni totius anni, no. 41

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Original text and translations

Original text and translations may be found at Christe qui lux es et dies.