Tuesday, 5 January 2016

The Alamire and Henry VIII's Choirbook

The Royal MS 8 G VII Choirbook: The Complete Edition
34 motets for 4vv

We are glad to announce our forthcoming publication of the complete edition of Royal MS 8 G VII (a.k.a. LonBLR 8 G.vii). This outstanding choirbook (recorded by Alamire and David Skinner under the title The Spy's Choirbook in 2014), copied for Henry VIII in the scriptorium of Petrus Alamire, contains 34 motets for four voices by Josquin, Mouton, De la Rue and anonymous composers, among othersWe will publish three new scores monthly until the whole collection is completed in November. These brand new editions will be Pay-What-You-Want, as you can purchase them for free or pay the price you want for them to support Ars Subtilior Editions.


Jean Mouton (c. 1459-1522)
Celeste beneficium
SATB
PWYW
January 2016
Antoine de Févin (c. 1470-1511/12)
Adjutorium nostrum
SATB
PWYW
January 2016
Anonymous
Nesciens mater
SATB
PWYW
January 2016
Pierre de la Rue (c. 1452-1518)
Ave regina caelorum
SATB
PWYW
January 2016
Josquin Desprez? (1450/5-1521)
Descendi in hortum meum
SATB
PWYW
February 2016
Antoine de Févin (c. 1470-1511/12)
Sancta Trinitas
SATB
PWYW
February 2016
Pierre de la Rue (c. 1452-1518)
Vexilla regis
STTB
PWYW
February 2016
Josquin Desprez (1450/5-1521)
Fama malum
SATB
PWYW
March 2016
Pierre de la Rue (c. 1452-1518)
Doleo super te
SATB
PWYW
March 2016
Anonymous
O Domine Jesu Christe
SATB
PWYW
March 2016
Anonymous
Maxsimilla Christo amabilis
SATB
PWYW
April 2016
Franciscus Strus (fl. 1500)
Sancta Maria
STTB
PWYW
April 2016
Anonymous
Sancta et immaculata
SATB
PWYW
April 2016
Josquin Desprez (1450/5-1521)
Missus est Gabriel
ATTB
PWYW
May 2016
Anonymous
Dulcissima virgo Maria
SATB
PWYW
May 2016
Anonymous
Tota pulchra es
SATB
PWYW
May 2016
Anonymous
O Sancta Maria
SATB
PWYW
June 2016
Pierrequin de Therache (c. 1470-1528)
Verbum bonum
STTB
PWYW
June 2016
Anonymous
Recordamini quomodo predixit
SATB
PWYW
June 2016
Anonymous
O beatissime Domine
SATB
PWYW
July 2016
Anonymous
Ave sanctissima Maria
STTB
PWYW
July 2016
Jean Mouton (c. 1459-1522)
Ecce Maria genuit
SATB
PWYW
July 2016
Anonymous
Congratulamini mihi
ATBB
PWYW
August 2016
Antoine de Févin (c. 1470-1511/12)
Egregie Christi martir
SATB
PWYW
August 2016
Anonymous
Alma redemptoris mater
AAAB
PWYW
August 2016
Anonymous
Dulces exuviae
STTB
PWYW
September 2016
Alexander Agricola (c. 1446-1506)
Dulces exuviae
STTB
PWYW
September 2016
Josquin Desprez (1450/5-1521)
Dulces exuviae
STTB
PWYW
September 2016
Jean Mouton (c. 1459-1522)
Dulces exuviae
SATB
PWYW
October 2016
Johannes Ghiselin (fl. 1506)
Dulces exuviae
SATB
PWYW
October 2016
Pierre de la Rue? (c. 1452-1518)
Absalon fili mi
TTBB
PWYW
October 2016
Anonymous
Jesus autem transiens
ATTB
PWYW
November 2016
Heinrich Isaac (c. 1445-1517)
Anima mea liquefacta est
SATB
PWYW
November 2016
Josquin Desprez? (1450/5-1521)
Tribulatio et angustia
SATB
PWYW
November 2016


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