Zachæe festinans descende (Orlando di Lasso)

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  • NewScore.gif  (Posted 2018-10-02)   CPDL #51414:       
Editor: Willem Verkaik (submitted 2018-10-02).   Score information: Letter, 5 pages, 324 kB   Copyright: CPDL
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Title: Zachæe festinans descende
Composer: Orlando di Lasso
Lyricist:

Number of voices: 5vv   Voicing: SATTB
Genre: SacredMotet

Language: Latin
Instruments: A cappella

Published: 1566 in Sacrae cantiones

Description: Doubtfully attributed to Lassus.

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Original text and translations

Latin.png Latin text

Zachaee festinans descende quia in domo tua oportet me manere.
Et festinans descendit et excepit eum.

English.png English translation

Zacheus, make haste and come down: for I must abide in thy house.
And he made haste and came down and received him.

Luke, 19: 5,6