Missarum, Liber 6 (Palestrina, Giovanni Pierluigi da)

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Editor Franz Xaver Haberl (1840–1910)
Publisher. Info. Opera omnia Ioannis Petraloysii Praenestini, Tomus XV 
Leipzig: Breitkopf & Härtel, 1883. Plate 16528.
Misc. Notes Pages 28–29 and 150–151 duplicated; pages 36–37 omitted (affecting Sanctus of Missa In te Domine speravi);
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General Information

Work Title Missae quinque, quatuor ac quinque vocibus concinendae ... liber sextus
Alternative. Title Missarum, Liber 6
Composer Palestrina, Giovanni Pierluigi da
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. RISM A/I: P 676
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 6 masses
  1. Missa Dies sanctificatus à 4 (based on own motet, 1563, no.1)
  2. Missa In te Domine speravi à 4 (after Jean Lhériter?)
  3. Missa Je suis déshériteé à 4
    (after chanson by Johannes Lupi or ?Pierre Cadéac, 1533; listed as “Sine nomine” by Haberl)
  4. Missa Quam pulchra es à 4 (after Johannes Lupi, 1532)
  5. Missa Dilexi quoniam à 5 (after Hieronimo Maffoni)
  6. Missa Ave Maria à 6 (prayer)
First Publication. 1594 - Roma: Francesco Coattino
Language Latin
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Renaissance
Piece Style Renaissance
Instrumentation 4, 5, and 6 voices