O nata lux

Tallis, Thomas (1505?-1585) [England]


Edition
Published by Carus-Verlag Stuttgart [Germany], 2016 ; in English Choral Music - Motets and Anthems from Byrd to Elgar (200 p.)
Ref. : CV 2.016  (2 p.)
Editor or author of the restitution: Mailänder, Richard ; Robinson, Christopher
Type of material: Full score
Description
Text in: Latin
Epoque: 16th century (1500-1599)
Genre-Style-Form: Sacred ; Antiphon ; Renaissance ; Hymn (sacred)
Type of Choir: SATTB  (5 mixed voices )
Difficulty choir (incr.from 1 to 5): 3
Difficulty conductor (incr.from A to E): B
Tonality: G minor
Duration: 1.5 min.
Liturgical Use: Transfiguration
Musicological Sources: Cantiones quae ab argumento sacrae vocantur, 1575 ; This anthem is also available separately.
Source of text: Office hymn for Lauds on the Feast of the Transfiguration