O Adonai (Pierre Certon)
- Editor: Mick Swithinbank (submitted 2017-10-02). Score information: A4, 11 pages, 84 kB Copyright: CPDL
- Edition notes: Original pitch and note values; modern clefs. Further information about the composition can be found on the last page of the score.
Title: O Adonai
Composer: Pierre Certon
Description: Antiphon for 18 December (or, in Paris, 17 December). A setting of one of the 'Great Antiphon' texts. Source: Attaingnant Motettorum Liber 7. The original clefs were C1, C3, C4, F4, F4.
Original text and translations
O Adonai, et Dux domus Israel,
qui Moysi in igne flammae rubi apparuisti,
et ei in Sina legem dedisti,
veni ad redimendum nos in brachio extento.