Os iusti meditabitur (Anonymous)
- Editor: Renato Calcaterra (submitted 2012-01-26). Score information: A4, 3 pages, 98 kB Copyright: CPDL
- Edition notes: The source (MusicXML) file is zipped
Title: Os justi meditabitur
Source of text: Psalm 36:30-31 (Vulgate) Number of voices: 3vv Voicings: AAT and ATT (alternate versions of the two accompanying voices)
Genre: Sacred, Introit for the Common of a Confessor not a Bishop
Manuscript post 1445 in the Trent codices 88
Description: Transcribed from the Trent manuscript tr88. The keys, time signatures and notes' values are as in the manuscript, the perfect notes and rests have been dotted. The manuscript provides two alternative versions, with the same Superius, of this Introit: one with the usual Tenor and Contra and another with a Tenor faulxbourdon and the Contra a fourth below the Superius, The notes' values within the "ligaturæ" are as follows: the left upstemmed notes are semibreves - the unstemmed notes are breves - the right downstemmed note are longæ. The "musica ficta" suggestions are in the MIDI and MusicXML files.
Original text and translations
Original text and translations may be found at Os justi meditabitur.