Missa sexti toni 'L’homme armé' (Josquin Desprez)

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General Information

Work Title Missa L’homme armé sexti toni
Alternative. Title
Composer Josquin Desprez
First Publication. 1502 (Venice: Petrucci, RISM J 666)
Language Latin
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Renaissance
Piece Style Renaissance
Instrumentation SATB voices (SSAATB in Agnus Dei III) a cappella

Misc. Comments

Masses by Josquin Desprez
  1. Missa Ad fugam (4 voices; canonic mass at the 5th below)
  2. Missa Ave maris stella (Rome, 1486–1495; 4 voices)
  3. Missa de Beata Virgine (around 1510; 4 voices in parts I–II, 5 voices in parts III–V)
  4. Missa Di dadi (= N’aray je jamais) (4 voices; authorship doubted by some scholars)
  5. Missa Faisant regretz (4 voices)
  6. Missa Fortuna desperata (4 voices)
  7. Missa Gaudeamus (4 voices)
  8. Missa Hercules Dux Ferrariae (Ferrara, 1503/04; 4 voices, 6 in Agnus III)
  9. Missa La sol fa re mi (4 voices)
10. Missa L'ami Baudichon (4 voices)
11. Missa L’homme armé sexti toni (4 voices, 6 in Agnus III)
12. Missa L’homme armé super voces musicales (4 voices)
13. Missa Malheur me bat (4 voices, 6 in Agnus III)
14. Missa Mater patris (4 voices; authorship doubted by some scholars)
15. Missa Pange lingua (Condé, around 1514; 4 voices)
16. Missa Sine nomine (4 voices; canonic mass at various intervals, also entitled “Missa Ad fugam”)
Doubtful Masses
17. Missa Da pacem (4 voices)
18. Missa Une musque de Biscaye (4 voices)
19. Missa D'ung aultre amer (4 voices)
Collections
  • Misse Josquin [I] (Venice: Petrucci, 1502), 5 Masses: 11, 8, 6, 5, 10
  • Missarum Josquin II (Venice: Petrucci, 1505), 6 Masses: 1, 7, 12, 9, 18, 19
  • Missarum Josquin III (Fossombrone: Petrucci, 1514), 6 Masses: 13, 4, 16, 3, 2, 15 (entitled ‘sine nomine’)
  • Liber quindecim missarum (Rome: Antico, 15161), 3 Masses: 4, 2, 15 (entitled ‘ad fugam’)
  • Missæ tredecim quatuor vocum (Nuremberg: Ott, 15392), 4 Masses: 5, 11, 14, 17