Quasi modo geniti infantes (Heinrich Isaac)

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  • (Posted 2016-02-15)   CPDL #38576:     
Editor: Corinne Cooze (submitted 2016-02-15).   Score information: Letter, 3 pages, 220 kB   Copyright: CPDL
Edition notes: Raised M2 to accommodate SATB choir
  • (Posted 2016-02-15)   CPDL #38575:     
Editor: Corinne Cooze (submitted 2016-02-15).   Score information: Letter, 3 pages, 222 kB   Copyright: CPDL
Edition notes: Direct transcription with added Gloria Patri incipit. Has low alto (F) part.

General Information

Title: Quasi modo geniti infantes
Composer: Heinrich Isaac

Number of voices: 4vv   Voicing: SATB
Genre: SacredIntroit for Quasimodo (Low) Sunday

Language: Latin
Instruments: A cappella

Published: Choralis Constantinus I

Description: Polyphonic Introit for Quasimodo (Low) Sunday, the 2nd Sunday after Easter.

Original text and translations

Latin.png Latin text

Quasi modo geniti infantes, Alleluia,
rationabiles, sine dolo lac concupiscite, Alleluia.
Exultate Deo adjutori nostro:
jubilate Deo Jacob.

English.png English translation

Like new-born babes, alleluia,
desire pure spiritual milk without guile, alleluia.
Rejoice to God our Helper;
sing aloud to the God of Jacob.