Laetentur caeli
Let the heavens rejoice

Gallus, Jacobus (1550-1591) [Slovenia]


Edition
Published by Chester Music Ltd. [Great Britain] , 1982 ; in The fifteenth Chester book of motets , ; in The Flemish and German Schools for 6 voices (44 p.)
Ref. : 55438  (3 p.) , " Chester book of motets "
Editor or author of the restitution: Petti, Anthony G.
Type of material: Full score
Description
Text in: Latin
Epoque: 16th century (1550-1599)
Genre-Style-Form: Motet ; Sacred ; Psalm
Type of Choir: SMAATB (6 mixed voices)
Instrumentation: Instrumental ensemble (ad lib)
Difficulty choir (incr.from 1 to 5): 3
Difficulty conductor (incr.from A to E): C
Tonality: B flat major
Duration: 2.0 min.
Liturgical Use: Advent ; Christmas
Biblical references: Psalms : 96:11, 13
Source of text: Antiphon, offertory of Christmas (Tridentine Rite)