Missarum, Liber 1 (Palestrina, Giovanni Pierluigi da)

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Editor Franz Xaver Haberl (1840–1910)
Publisher. Info. Opera omnia Ioannis Petraloysii Praenestini, Tomus X 
Leipzig: Breitkopf & Härtel, 1880. Plate 15138.
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General Information

Work Title Missarum liber primus
Alternative. Title
Composer Palestrina, Giovanni Pierluigi da
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. RISM A/I: P 655-659
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. None [force assignment]
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 5-7 masses
  1. Missa Ecce sacerdos magnus à 4 (tenor mass, antiphon)
  2. Missa O Regem cœli à 4 (parody, Andreas de Silva, 1532)
  3. Missa Virtute magna à 4 (parody, Mathieu Lasson, 1532)
  4. Missa Gabriel archangelus à 4 (parody, Philippe Verdelot, 1532)
  5. Missa Ad cœnam Agni à 5 (paraphrase, hymn)
  6. Missa Sine nomine [Beata Dei genetrix] à 6
    (parody, anon. motet, Cantabo Domine; added in 1591 printing)
  7. Missa pro defunctis (Requiem Mass) à 5 (paraphrase; added in 1591 printing)
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1554 or before
First Publication. 1554 - Roma: Dorico, Valerio e Aloisio (P 655)
Subsequent canonical editions
Language Latin
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Renaissance
Piece Style Renaissance
Instrumentation for 4, 5, and 6 voices
External Links 1554, 1st ed. (5 masses)
1572, 2nd ed. (5 masses)
1581, 3rd ed. (3 masses)
1591, 4th ed. (7 masses)
1596, 5th ed. (7 masses)
Extra Information *The 4th edition of 1591 included 2 additional masses