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Angelus Domini II a 5

5vv; published in Rome in 1593 by Francesco Coattino as part of a cycle of polyphonic Offertories; H ix, 75, C xvii, 103
author of text
Matthew 28: 2, 5

Angelus Domini (‘The angel of the Lord’) relates the story of the angelic vision to the women in the garden, contrasting the floated syncopation of ‘quem quaeritis’ (‘he whom you seek’) with a vigorous ‘surrexit’ (‘is risen’).

from notes by Stephen Rice © 2013

Angelus Domini («L’ange du Seigneur») raconte comment les femmes eurent une vision angélique dans le jardin, opposant à la syncope floue de «quem quaeritis» («celui que vous cherchez») un vigoureux «surrexit» («est ressuscité»).

extrait des notes rédigées par Stephen Rice © 2013
Français: Hypérion

In Angelus Domini („Der Engel des Herrn“) wird die Geschichte der Erscheinung des Engels bei den Frauen im Garten erzählt, wobei die schwebende Synkopierung bei „quem quaeritis“ („den ihr sucht“) einem lebhaften „surrexit“ („ist auferstanden“) gegenübergestellt wird.

aus dem Begleittext von Stephen Rice © 2013
Deutsch: Viola Scheffel


Palestrina: Missa Ad coenam Agni & Eastertide motets
Studio Master: CDA67978Studio Master FLAC & ALAC downloads available


Track 11 on CDA67978 [2'55]

Track-specific metadata for CDA67978 track 11

Recording date
9 June 2012
Recording venue
The Church of St Michael and All Angels, Summertown, Oxford, United Kingdom
Recording producer
Antony Pitts
Recording engineer
Justin Lowe
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  1. Palestrina: Missa Ad coenam Agni & Eastertide motets (CDA67978)
    Disc 1 Track 11
    Release date: April 2013
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