Te lucis ante terminum (Cosmas Alder)
- Editor: Andreas Stenberg (submitted 2017-03-23). Score information: A4, 19 pages, 1.67 MB Copyright: CPDL
- Edition notes: Score and parts in a one source edition. The Canon between voices 3 and 4 is resolved and a separate part is included. Rehearsal midis (one for every part and voice of the motet) can be obtained by downloading the Lilypond source and processing it.
- Editor: Charles H. Giffen (submitted 2011-01-14). Score information: Letter, 14 pages, 133 kB Copyright: Personal
- Edition notes: Musica ficta added.
Title: Te lucis ante terminum
Composer: Cosmas Alder
First published: 1568 in Cantiones Triginta Selectissimae, no. 24
Description: This motet is in three parts, corresponding to the three stanzas of the Compline hymn. The fifth voice (Altera vox) throughout is a canon at a perfect fifth above the Tenor part.
Original text and translations
Original text and translations may be found at Te lucis ante terminum.