Dicunt infantes (Jacob Handl)

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  • (Posted 2017-05-12)   CPDL #44469:         
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General Information

Title: Dicunt infantes
Composer: Jacob Handl

Number of voices: 4vv   Voicings: SSAA, TTBB or AATB
Genre: SacredMotet

Language: Latin
Instruments: A cappella

First published: 1905 in Denkmäler der Tonkunst in Österreich, vol. 24, ed. Adler

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Original text and translations

Latin.png Latin text

Dicunt infantes Domino laudes,
trucidati ab Herode, occisi praedicant,
quod vivi non poterant;
licuit sanguine loqui,
quibus lingua non licuit;
miscent cum Domino colloquia,
quibus humana negata sunt verba.
 

German.png German translation

Die Kleinkinder sagen dem Herrn Lob,
hingemetzelt von Herodes, erschlagen verkündigen sie,
was sie lebend nicht konnten;
es war [denen] vergönnt, mit dem Blut zu sprechen,
denen mit der Zunge [zu sprechen] nicht vergönnt war;
die vereinigen ihre Gespräche mit dem Herrn,
denen menschliche Worte verwehrt waren.
 

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