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Latin motets. Two part-books (Tenor and Bassus) from a set of five, early 17th cent.

MSS. Tenbury 377-378

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The names of the composers are not stated in any of the books.

  1. (fol. 1) Anima mea liquefacta. [Agazzari]
  2. (fol. 2v) Hodie beata virgo
  3. (fol. 3v) Domine ne in furore. [Vecchi]
  4. (fol. 4v) Ut aetema pedes
  5. (fol. 5v) Avete mentes. [Agazzari]
  6. (fol. 6v) Veni Domine
  7. (fol. 7v) Hierusalem cito
  8. (fol. 8v) En dilectus meus. [Vecchi]
  9. (fol. 10v) Anima mea liquefacta
  10. (fol. 11v) Pater peccavi. [?Crequillon]
  11. (fol. 12) Ego sum panis. [Palestrina]
  12. (fol. 13v) Miserere nostri
  13. (fol. 14v) Delectare in domino
  14. (fol. 15v) Laudans invocabo
  15. (fol. 16v) Pacem relinquo. [Palestrina]
  16. (fol. 17v) Unus ex duobus
  17. (fol. 18v) Cum pervenisset
  18. (fol. 20v) Dum complerentur. [Victoria]
  19. (fol. 21v) O beata et benedicta
  20. (fol. 22v) O vera summa
  21. (fol. 23v) Cum beatus Ignatius (pars 1). [Victoria]
  22. (fol. 24v) Ignis crux (pars 2). [Victoria]
  23. (fol. 25v) Descendit angelus (pars 1). [Victoria]
  24. (fol. 26v) Ne timeas (pars 2). [Victoria]
  25. (fol. 27v) Hoc est preceptum (pars 1)
  26. (fol. 28v) Vos amici mei (pars 2)
  27. (fol. 29v) Dum complerentur (pars 1). [Victoria]
  28. (fol. 30v) Dum ergo essent (pars 2). [Victoria]
  29. (fol. 31v) Ascendens Christus (pars 1). [Victoria]
  30. (fol. 32v) Ascendit deus (pars 2). [Victoria]
  31. (fol. 33v) Osculetur me (pars 1)
  32. (fol. 34v) Introduxit me rex (pars 2)
  33. (fol. 35v) Venite filii. [Viarcardo]
  34. (fol. 36v) Hodie de Virgine. [Regnart]
  35. (fol. 37v) Ascendo ad patrem
  36. (fol. 38v) Euge serve
  37. (fol. 39v) Diligite inimicos
  38. (fol. 40v) Veni redemptor
  39. (fol. 41v) Angelus domini. [Dubuisson]
  40. (fol. 42v) Adesto unus deus. [Praetorius]
  41. (fol. 43v) Osculetur me (pars 1)
  42. (fol. 44v) Introduxit me rex (pars 2)
  43. (fol. 45v) Cur anxie suspiro
  44. (fol. 46v) Non est bonum. [Praetorius]
  45. (fol. 47v) O te matrem
  46. (fol. 48v) Timete dominum. [Byrd]
  47. (fol. 49v) Exultate iusti. [Byrd]
  48. (fol. 50v) Inquirentes autem. [Byrd]
  49. (fol. 51v) O quam gloriosun (pars 1). [Byrd]
  50. (fol. 52v) Benedictio et claritas (pars 2). [Byrd]


  • early 17th cent.


1 box (2 part-books)

Language of Materials

  • Latin


MSS. Tenbury 377-378

Custodial History

Copied by a single scribe, employed by Edward Paston (1550-1630) of Norfolk.

Existence and Location of Copies

Digital images, a more detailed inventory and further information about MS. Tenbury 377 in DIAMM.

Existence and Location of Copies

Digital images, a more detailed inventory and further information about MS. Tenbury 378 in DIAMM.

Related Materials

Two of the five part-books, MSS. 374-378.


  • Philip Brett, ‘Edward Paston (1550-1630): a Norfolk gentleman and his musical collection’, Transactions of the Cambridge Bibliographical Society , vol. 4, no. 1 (1964), pp. 51–69.

Physical Facet

This set is in its original vellum binding.


7 7/8 x 4 5/8 inches obl.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom