Tenebrae Responsories for Maundy Thursday (Carlo Gesualdo)

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General Information

Title: Tenebrae Responsories for Maundy Thursday
Composer: Carlo Gesualdo
Number of voices: 6vv   Voicing: SSATTB
Genre: SacredMotet

Language: Latin
Instruments: A cappella


First published: 1611 as Part 1 of Responsoria et alia ad Officium Hebdomadae Sanctae spectantia

Description: The service is divided into three sections, called "Nocturnos".

As scores become available at CPDL, links will appear below

Nocturnos 1

1. In Monte Oliveti
2. Tristis est anima mea
3. Ecce vidimus cum

Nocturnos 2

4. Amicus meus osculi
5. Judas mercator pessimus
6. Unus ex discipulis meis

Nocturnos 3

7. Eram Quasi Agnus Innocens
8. Una Hora Non Potuistis
9. Seniores Populi Consilium