Virgines prudentes

O, Ye Wise Maidens

Gallus, Jacobus (1550-1591) [Slovenia]


Edition
Published by Treble Clef Music Press [USA] , 1998
Ref. : TC-120  (8 p.)
Editor or author of the restitution: Lycan, Mary
Type of material: Full score
Description
Text in: Latin
Epoque: 16th century (1550-1599)
Genre-Style-Form: Sacred ; Hymn (sacred)
Mood of the piece: light
Type of Choir: SSAA + SSAA (8 boy choir OR children OR women voices)
Instruments: Piano (1)
Difficulty choir (incr.from 1 to 5): 3
Difficulty conductor (incr.from A to E): C
Tonality: F major
Duration: 1.5 min.
Liturgical Use: Advent
Musicological Sources: Handl, Jakob. Quartus Tomus musici operis, harmonium quatuor, quinque, sex, octo et plurium vocum. Prague: Georg Nigrin, 1590. No. 30
Biblical references: Matthew : 25, 1-6
Comment(s): Editorial practices, performance notes, literal and poetic English translations included