Magnificat octavi toni (Walter Lambe)
- Editor: John Hetland (submitted 2015-07-05). Score information: Letter, 15 pages, 1 MB Copyright: CPDL
- Edition notes: Source: The Eton Choirbook: III ed. Frank Ll. Harrison, London, Stainer & Bell, 1961. Notation here is a tone higher than the original with time values halved. Translation, text underlay and musica ficta by John Hetland and the Renaissance Street Singers. 1 Nov 2015
Title: Magnificat octavi toni
Composer: Walter Lambe
Manuscript c.1520 in Eton Choirbook, no. 73
Manuscript c.1501-1546 in the Carvor Choirbook, no. 17
Description: Mary's response to Elizabeth's "Blessed is the fruit of your womb": Luke 1:46-55. This Magnificat is in tone 8.
Original text and translations
Original text and translations may be found at Magnificat.