Decantabat populus (Giovanni Matteo Asola)

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  • (Posted 2020-08-02)  CPDL #59966:  Network.png
Editor: Christopher Shaw (submitted 2020-08-02).   Score information: A4, 3 pages, 56 kB   Copyright: Personal
Edition notes: Please click on the link for preview/playback/PDF download. Edition offered at original pitch for ATB or transposed down a fourth for the same forces.
  • (Posted 2013-06-13)  CPDL #29344:       
Editor: Anthony Cekada (submitted 2013-06-13).   Score information: Letter, 4 pages, 115 kB   Copyright: CPDL
Edition notes: From CPDL #21006. Further transposed up a whole tone from A-Dorian to B-Dorian. Tenor line transposed down an octave to Baritone range, measures, 3-9, 35-36, 38-41. Swap Alto and Tenor in measure 17. Includes a keyboard reduction of the a cappella choral score.
  • (Posted 2010-02-13)  CPDL #21006:   
Editor: Christoph Dalitz (submitted 2010-02-13).   Score information: A4, 5 pages, 92 kB   Copyright: CC BY 3.0 Germany
Edition notes: Transposed up a whole tone from G-Dorian to A-Dorian for SAT. Bar lines and beams added; ligaturae indicated by square brackets.

General Information

Title: Decantabat populus
Composer: Giovanni Matteo Asola

Number of voices: 3vv   Voicings: SAT, SAB or ATB
Genre: SacredMotet

Language: Latin
Instruments: A cappella

First published: 1588 in Missae duo decemque sacrae laudes tribus vocibus concinendae (R. Amadino, Venezia), no. 5

Original text and translations

Original text and translations may be found at Decantabat populus.