Super flumina Babylonis (Victoria, Tomás Luis de)

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Editor Felipe Pedrell (1841–1922)
Publisher. Info. Opera Omnia, Vol.7 (pp.53–62)
Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel, 1911. Plate V.W.VII.
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Misc. Notes Victoria’s original 1576 version, with the 1585 revision as a supplement
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Work Title Super flumina Babylonis
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Composer Victoria, Tomás Luis de
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 2 or 4 sections

1576 version

  1. Super flumina Babylonis
  2. Quia illic interrogaverunt nos [Coro I à 4]
  3. Et qui abduxerunt nos [Coro II à 4]
  4. Quomodo cantabimus

1585 revision (in Motecta festorum)

Victoria slightly reworked sections 2–4 to proceed without breaks.
First Publication. 1576 in Liber primus qui missas, psalmos, Magnificat … (No.27)
Librettist Biblia Vulgata, Psalm 136 [without Gloria Patri]
Language Latin
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Renaissance
Piece Style Renaissance
Instrumentation double choir 8vv (SSAT–SATB), organ ad libitum