Senex puerum portabat a 4 (William Byrd)

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  • (Posted 2008-11-22)   CPDL #18322:   
Editor: David Fraser (submitted 2004-11-12).   Score information: A4, 3 pages, 90 kB    Copyright: CPDL
Edition notes: CPDL 8510 transposed up a minor third for SATB.
  • CPDL #08510:        (Sibelius 4)
Editor: David Fraser (submitted 2004-11-12).   Score information: A4, 3 pages, 90 kB    Copyright: CPDL
Edition notes: Revised Sept 08. ATTB at the original key. MusicXML source file is in compressed .mxl format.
  • CPDL #06258:      (Sibelius 2)
Editor: Brian Marble (submitted 2003-12-29).   Score information: Letter, 3 pages, 88 kB   Copyright: Personal
Edition notes: Title is misspelled. Original key.

General Information

Title: Senex puerum portabat a 4
Composer: William Byrd

Number of voices: 4vv   Voicings: ATTB (original key) and SATB (transposed)
Genre: SacredMotetMagnificat antiphon at First Vespers for the Purification of the Blessed Virgin Mary

Language: Latin
Instruments: A cappella

First published: 1605 in Gradualia I, no. 50
  2nd published: 1977 in The Chester Book of Motets, Book 2, no. 3
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Original text and translations

Original text and translations may be found at Senex puerum portabat.