Conditor alme siderum (Orlando di Lasso)

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  • NewScore.gif  (Posted 2017-12-05)   CPDL #47898:     
Editor: Ross Jallo (submitted 2017-12-05).   Score information: Letter, 5 pages, 152 kB   Copyright: CPDL
Edition notes: Original note values, transposed up a minor third (SATTB). This renders the polyphony much more reasonably pitched for mixed choirs, but puts the chant verses up quite high for altos and basses. Editorial slurs and accidentals added.
  • CPDL #30825:     
Editor: Ross Jallo (submitted 2013-12-21).   Score information: Letter, 5 pages, 153 kB   Copyright: CPDL
Edition notes: Original key (ATBarBarB) and note values; editorial accidentals and slurs added. Chant version of odd verses included.

General Information

Title: Conditor alme siderum
Composer: Orlando di Lasso

Number of voices: 5vv   Voicing: ATBBB (or SATTB)
Genre: SacredOffice hymn

Language: Latin
Instruments: A cappella

Composed: Hymni per totum annum, 1581 (published later) Published: 1581

Description: Lasso sets the even verses of the Advent Vespers hymn Conditor alme siderum.

Original text and translations

Original text and translations may be found at Conditor alme siderum.