Tanto tempore a 8 (Dominique Phinot)
- Editor: Mick Swithinbank (submitted 2021-12-18). Score information: A4, 8 pages, 92 kB Copyright: CPDL
- Edition notes: Transposed down a minor third. This is the setting for 8 voices, not the same work as has been edited by John Hetland.
Title: Tanto tempore
Composer: Dominique Phinot
Number of voices: 8vv Voicing: SSAATTBB
Genre: Sacred, Motet
Instruments: A cappella
First published: 1548 in Liber secundus mutetarum sex, septem et octo vocum, no. 14
2nd published: 1555 in Evangelia dominicorum et festorum dierum tomus secundus (Nuremberg: Berg & Neuber), no. 26
3rd published: 1578 in Selectae cantiones octo et septum vocum (Strasbourg: Wyriot), no. 4
Description: For Sts. Philip and James, Apostles, May 11. John 14:9. Jesus has just said Peter will deny him three times before the cock crows, but he is reassuring the disciples. Philip asks him to "show us the Father." Jesus answers.
Original text and translations
Tánto témpore vobíscum sum,
"Such a long time I am with you,