Magnificat octavi toni (Hans Leo Hassler)
- Editor: John Hetland (submitted 2015-11-19). Score information: Letter, 11 pages, 561 kB Copyright: CPDL
- Edition notes: Source: Polyphony: Hans Leo Hassler: Works, ed. Joseph Auer, Breitkopf & Härtel, 1894-1906. Chant: Liber Usualis, 1956, p. 218. Translation and minor text underlay change by John Hetland and the Renaissance Street Singers. 7 May 2013. Chanted odd verses included.
Title: Magnificat octavi toni
Composer: Hans Leo Hassler
First published: 1591 in Cantiones sacrae (Hans Leo Hassler), no. 15
Description: Luke 1:46-55. Mary responds to blessings by Elizabeth, whose unborn baby leaped for joy at Mary's greeting. Alternatim setting of even verses.
Original text and translations
Original text and translations may be found at Magnificat.