Liete et pensose, accompagnate et sole (Willaert, Adrian)


Sheet Music

Score and Parts

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Editor Allen Garvin
Publisher. Info. Dallas: Hawthorne Early Music, 2016.
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General Information

Work Title Liete et pensose, accompagnate et sole
Alternative. Title
Composer Willaert, Adrian
Key G Mixolydian mode
First Publication. 1559 in Musica Nova (Madrigal No.23)
Librettist Francesco Petrarca (1304–1374)
Language Italian
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Renaissance
Piece Style Renaissance
Instrumentation 7 voices (SSAATTB)

Misc. Comments

This starts initially as a dialogue in 2 choirs for the first octave of Petrarch's sonnet, then slowly weaves the voices together in different combinations in the sestet, until all the voices join together for the final two verses.