Levavi oculos meos (Nicolas Gombert)

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  • (Posted 2015-07-29)  CPDL #36334:     
Editor: John Hetland (submitted 2015-07-29).   Score information: Letter, 10 pages, 1.04 MB   Copyright: CPDL
Edition notes: Our source: N. Gombert: Opera omnia, ed. J. Schmidt-Görg, CMM, 1951-75. Notation here is a tone higher than the original with note values halved. Translation, text underlay and musica ficta by John Hetland and the Renaissance Street Singers. 12 Oct 2014

General Information

Title: Levavi oculos meos
Composer: Nicolas Gombert

Number of voices: 4vv   Voicing: SATB
Genre: SacredMotet

Language: Latin
Instruments: A cappella

First published: 1539 in Musica quatuor vocum liber primus, Edition 1, no. 11
Description: Psalm 120 (Hebrew 121). Published in Musica quatuor vocum … liber primus, Venice, 1539.

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Original text and translations

Original text and translations may be found at Psalm 121.