Collection
Schöne geistliche Lieder und Psalmen
Other title: 44 Sacred songs
Scoring summary: V (2)
Subject: Sacred songs, Psalms, Bicinia
Scoring: V (2)
Original Title: BICINIA SACRA. | Schöne geistliche Lieder unnd | Psalmen, mit zwo stimmen | lieblich zu singen. Gestelt durch | Gaspar Othmayer. | VOX VULGARIS | [coat of arms] | Gedruckt zu Nürmberg durch Johann vom Berg, und Ulrich Neuber.
Material:
  • Source type:
    Source type: Print
    Content type: Notated music
    Date:
    [1547]
    Publishing, printing and production information:
    Place: Nürnberg Johann Berg and Ulrich Neuber [1547] 01
    Publisher, copyist: Johann Berg and Ulrich Neuber
Publisher:
Notes: 2 vols., only one of which (the altera vox of 36 fols.) survives complete (the unique copy of the vox vulgaris includes nos. 1-32 in its 32 remaining folios).
On fols. A2-A3v of the vox vulgaris: dedication headed: "Den wolgearthen und fleissigen / baiden Albrechten und Fridrichen, den jungen / Hartungen seinen lieben Schwägeren wunscht Gaspar / Othmayer zum angefangenen studio glück/lich wolfart und auffwachsen."
On fol. A4 of the vox vulgaris: portrait of Othmayr at the age of 28, and, beside the portrait, a quatrain in Latin.
Lipphardt n. d., contains a modern edition of all the surviving complete pieces in the anthology.
Foliation, and headings for individual pieces, are taken from the vox vulgaris.
For further information see JacksonP 1999.
RISM series: B/I, A/I
Source of description note: D-Z
Bibliographic reference: no. 13
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Germany
Library (siglum):
Material held: (complete altera vox, and incomplete vox vulgaris)
External Links: Mikrofilm im Deutschen Musikgeschichtlichen Archiv (D-Kdma) vorhanden
RISM ID no.: 993104514
Last update: April 8, 2024