Edition Michael Procter

Renaissance choral music

Catalogue of editions by the late Michael Procter

Composers

Singers around the world will be pleased to know that Edition Michael Procter is available again, following the sad death of Michael Procter in 2012. His large collection of sacred choral music by renaissance composers is a very valuable resource for choirs, churches and music lovers.

There are an estimated 850 pieces in the catalogue (including versions offered in different transpositions), mostly transcribed by Michael from original sources in libraries all over Europe. These will be verified and re-catalogued over the next few years.

Orders and enquiries are welcome now at info@edition-mp.com and will be produced and sold by Peacock Press.

A note on prices

While the process of verification goes on, please treat these prices as indicative. Up to date prices can be obtained from info@edition-mp.com

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Title Catalogue number Price
Willaert, Adrian
Willaert, Adrian (ca. 1490 - 1562) Show the biography
Adesto Sancta Trinitas and Gloria tibi Trinitas EMP0261 £3.75
SAATB Scoring legend Holy Trinity - Hymn (Manuscript edition) ISMN M-2056-0261-1
Ave maris stella EMP0321 £3.00
SAATTB Scoring legend Marian Feasts - Vesper Hymn ISMN M-2056-0321-2
Inviolata, integra et casta es Maria EMP0493 £3.75
SSMATTB Scoring legend Marian Feasts - Mary Sequence ISMN M-2056-0493-6
A magnificent piece, scored for seven voices. It includes a triple canon as if to outdo Josquin's famous setting.
Missa Mente tota (without Credo) EMP0320 £8.20
ATTBaBB Scoring legend General Use - Mass Ordinary ISMN M-2056-0320-5
As far as we know this is the only modern edition of the piece, a parody on part of Josquin's Vultum tuum.
O Crux splendidior EMP0512 £3.75
SATBaB Scoring legend Exaltation of the Holy Cross (September 14) - Antiphon ISMN M-2056-0512-4
A splendid piece, some 7 minutes long. Available in versions for mixed and for male voices.
O salutaris hostia EMP0264 £3.00
SATTBaB Scoring legend General Use - Communion (Manuscript edition) ISMN M-2056-0264-2
The text appears chiefly in connection with Corpus Christi, but the work is generally sung as a Communion motet.
Ove ch’i posi gli occhi EMP0787 £3.00
SAATTB Scoring legend ISMN M-2056-0787-6
A lovely extended madrigal which provided the model for one of Andrea Gabrieli's magnificent 6-voice masses, available from us (EMP0777). The original is in high clefs with the unusual scoring TrMMAAT; the piece is usually offered a third lower as here but can be provided at other pitches as required.
See also:
EMP0777 Gabrieli, Andrea Missa Ove ch’i posi
Alternative version(s):
EMP0947 A tone lower than the original pitch
Ove ch’i posi gli occhi EMP0947 £3.00
SAATTB Scoring legend ISMN M-2056-0947-4
A lovely extended madrigal which provided the model for one of Andrea Gabrieli's magnificent 6-voice masses, available from us (EMP0777). The original is in high clefs with the unusual scoring TrMMAAT; the piece is usually offered a third lower but can be provided at other pitches as required. This version is a tone lower than the original
See also:
EMP0948 Gabrieli, Andrea Missa Ove ch’i posi
Alternative version(s):
EMP0787 A third lower than the original pitch
Victimae Paschali EMP0266 £3.75
SSATTB Scoring legend Easter - Sequence ISMN M-2056-0266-6
Now in Sibelius version available at different pitches: the original is G-Dorian, i.e. high clefs. A magnificent and very powerful piece.