Magnificat Sexti toni (Victoria, Tomás Luis de)


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Editor Felipe Pedrell (1841–1922)
Publisher. Info. Opera Omnia, Vol.3 (pp.95–106)
Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel, 1904. Plate V.W.III.
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Publisher. Info. Nancho Alvarez
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General Information

Work Title Magnificat Sexti toni
Alternative. Title
Composer Victoria, Tomás Luis de
Key Mode VI Hypolydian
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 11 sections (10 verses and doxology)
  1. [Magnificat] anima mea Dominum [Coro I]
  2. Et exsultavit spiritus meus [Coro II]
  3. Quia respexit [Tutti]
  4. Quia fecit mihi magna [Coro II]
  5. Et misericordia ejus [Coro III: ATB only]
  6. Fecit potentiam [Coro I & II]
  7. Deposuit potentes [Coro III]
  8. Esurientes [Tutti]
  9. Suscepit Israel [Coro I]
  10. Sicut locutus est [Coro II]
  11. Gloria Patri [Tutti]
First Publication. 1600 in Missae, Magnificat, motecta, psalmi, & alia quam plurima… (No.6)
Librettist Biblia Vulgata, Lucam chapter 1, verses 46–55, and lesser doxology
Language Latin
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Renaissance
Piece Style Renaissance
Instrumentation 12 voices (SATB–SSAT–SATB), organ

Misc. Comments

N.B. Álvarez’s first version has reversed choirs 1 and 2 with respect to the ordering in Pedrell’s edition.