Quia vidisti me (Luca Marenzio)
- Editor: Ross Jallo (submitted 2012-01-12). Score information: Letter, 4 pages, 47 kB Copyright: Public Domain
- Edition notes: Original pitch; note values reduced.
- Editor: Ross Jallo (submitted 2012-03-10). Score information: Letter, 4 pages, 51 kB Copyright: Public Domain
- Edition notes: Tranposed down a minor third (though probably still comfortably SATB); note values reduced.
Title: Quia vidisti me
Composer: Luca Marenzio
Description: This motet, written for the Feast of St. Thomas (but also appropriate for the Octave of Easter), is found in the composer's collection Motectorum pro Festis Totius Anni (first edition printed at Rome by A. Gardano in 1585, second edition printed at Venice by A. Vincenti in 1588).
Original text and translations
Quia vidisti me, Thoma, credidisti: beati qui non viderunt et crediderunt. Alleluia.
Because thou hast seen me, Thomas, thou hast believed: blessed are they that have not seen, and yet have believed. Alleluia.