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In te domine speravi (Josquin des Prez, ca. 1450/55–1521)

In te domine speravi (Josquin des Prez, ca. 1450/55–1521)

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«In te domine speravi»
Josquin des Prez (c. 1450/55–1521)

From «Un niño nos es naçido» 28.11.21

in the Barfüsserkirche, Basel Historical Museum


Florencia Menconi – Soprano 
Giovanna Baviera – Alto & Viola da gamba 
Ivo Haun – Tenor & Lute 
Elam Rotem – Bass & Harpsichord 
Félix Verry – Renaissance violin 
Maria Ferré – Vihuela 

Musical director: Ivo Haun 
Live concert recording: Oren Kirschenbaum

Picture: Illuminated capital from the first page of a Josquin mass (Jena, Thüringer Universitäts- und Landesbibliothek, Chorbuch 21, fol. 1v. Copied by Petrus Alamire, Flanders, after 1521)

Initialen Josquin

In te domine speravi

per trovar pietà in eterno.

Ma in un tristo e obscuro inferno

fui et frustra laboravi

In Thee O Lord did I hope 
To find pity for ever. 
But in a sad and dark hell 
I was, and suffered in vain. 

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