Expectatio justorum

(The expectation of the just is joy)

Lassus, Roland de (1532?-1594) [Belgium ; Franco-Flemish]

Published by Mercury Music [USA], 1941 ; in Cantiones duarum vocum : Magnum opus I-XX (24 p.)
Ref. : 352-00011 (5) ; MC 11  (2 p.) , "Dessoff choir series"
Editor or author of the restitution: Boepple, Paul
Type of material: Full score
Text in: Latin + adapted in English
Epoque: 16th century (1550-1599)
Genre-Style-Form: Motet ; Sacred ; Renaissance
Type of Choir: SA OR TB OR unspecified voicing  (2 equal voices )
Difficulty choir (incr.from 1 to 5): 3
Difficulty conductor (incr.from A to E): C
Tonality: A modal
Duration: 1.0 min.
Musicological Sources: From Novae aliquot ad duas voces cantiones suavissimae (Munich, 1577) later reprinted in Magnum Opus (1604), the collection of Lassus's motets published by his sons after his death
Biblical references: Proverbs : 10:28, 29
Source of text: Proverbs 10:28-29
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