Euge caeli porta (Thomas Tallis)
- Editor: David Fraser (submitted 2014-01-06). Score information: A4, 2 pages, 114 kB Copyright: CPDL
- Edition notes: In the original key for SATT
- Editor: Matthew Collins (submitted 2011-08-09). Score information: A4, 2 pages, 53 kB Copyright: CPDL
- Edition notes: Transposed down a minor 3rd from G minor to allow for the Soprano line to be sung by a countertenor (set for AATB). The 2nd Alto part has also had minor changes. The word setting whilst remaining fairly intact, has changed slightly.
- Editor: Paul R. Marchesano (submitted 2004-01-30). Score information: Letter, 2 pages, 124 kB Copyright: Personal
- Edition notes: Set for SATB. Translation corrected on score Dec 2008. Second PDF edition transposed down whole step with tenor/bass parts interchanged and tenor lowered one octave overall.
Title: Euge caeli porta
Composer: Thomas Tallis
First published: 1977 in The Chester Book of Motets, Book 2, no. 8
Link to publication page, with sequential number Description: This is an intriguing score, containing so many odd inversions, especially second inversions. See talk page for discussion.
Original text and translations
Euge caeli porta quae nunc aperta veritatis lumen,
Gut so, Himmelstür, die du nun geöffnet das Licht der Welt,
Well done, O gate of heaven, who now opened, leads into the world the Light of Truth,