Sicut lilium inter spinas (Palestrina, Giovanni Pierluigi da)

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Editor Allen Garvin (b. 1969)
Publisher. Info. Hawthorne Early Music, 2020.
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General Information

Work Title Sicut lilium inter spinas
Alternative. Title
Composer Palestrina, Giovanni Pierluigi da
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IGP 138
Key G Mixolydian mode
First Publication. 1584 in Motettorum ... Liber quartus (Rome: Alessandro Gardano press), no.11
Librettist Song of Songs 2:2-3
Language Latin
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Renaissance
Piece Style Renaissance
Instrumentation 5 voices

Misc. Comments

One of two settings of this text by Palestrina, the other being published in 1569 for is first book of motets.