Dec 13

Hodie Christus natus est [Christ is born today] (Luke 2:11) – Giovanni Gabrieli

Giovanni Gabrieli

Giovanni Gabrieli (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Luke 2:11 [Latin]

11 For unto you is born this day in the city of David a Saviour, which is Christ the Lord.

Hodie Christus natus est, Christmas motet for 8 voices arranged in two separate choirs, composed by Giovanni Gabrieli (1554/1557-1612)


Performed by University Choir Munich
Munich Brass Connection
Director: John Kleinjung

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MP3: Gabrieli: Hodie Christus natus est

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Hodie Christus Natus Est (Christ Is Born Today) (Hodie Christus natus est). Composed by Gabrieli. For double choir. Christmas. Difficult. Published by Concordia Publishing House (CR.97-5758U1).

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Nov 03

Angelus ad pastores ait [The angel said to the shepherds] (Luke 2:10-11) – Giovanni Gabrieli

 

Giovanni Gabrieli

Giovanni Gabrieli (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Luke 2:10-11 [Latin]

10 And the angel said unto them, Fear not: for, behold, I bring you good tidings of great joy, which shall be to all people.

11 For unto you is born this day in the city of David a Saviour, which is Christ the Lord.

Music text paraphrase:

The angel said to the shepherds: ‘I bring you tidings of great joy,
for the Saviour of the world has been born to you today.’
Alleluia.

A tiny son is born to us today, and he shall be called Mighty God.
Alleluia.

Angelus ad pastores ait a 12, composed by Giovanni Gabrieli (c.1554/1557-1612)


Performed by The St. Olaf Early Music Singers and Collegium Musicum (Gerald Hoekstra, conductor)

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Angelus ad pastores ait by Giovanni Gabrieli (1553-1612). Edited by Paul Winter. For SMezAATB-ATBarBBB choir a cappella. Sacred. Sheet Music. Published by Edition Peters (PE.P05930).

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