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
Gibbons, Orlando
Gibbons, Orlando (1583 - 1625) Show the biography
Lift up your heads O ye gates EMP0530 £3.00
SSAATB Scoring legend Advent - Psalm-Motet ISMN M-2056-0530-8
Few Full Anthems of Gibbons survive. This is a magnificent piece suitable for Advent and general use. This version is set a third higher than the original.
Alternative version(s):
EMP1290 Original pitch
Lift up your heads O ye gates EMP1290 £3.00
SSAATB Scoring legend Advent - Psalm-Motet ISMN M-2056-1290-10
Few Full Anthems of Gibbons survive. This is a magnificent piece suitable for Advent and general use. This version is set at the original pitch.
Alternative version(s):
EMP0530 Up a third
O Lord in thy wrath rebuke me not EMP0531 £2.00
SSAATB Scoring legend Penitential - Psalm-Motet ISMN M-2056-0531-5
Few Full Anthems of Gibbons survive. This setting of part of Psalm 6, one of the Penitential Psalms, is suitable for Advent, Lent and general use.
The Cries of London EMP0479 £3.75
SSATTB voices and viols Scoring legend Secular ISMN M-2056-0479-10
The celebrated piece, essentially a 6-part Viol Fantasy with vocal interjections (steet cries, watchman, beggars...). This is the vocal score.
This item is also presented as:
EMP1607 Set of parts
The Cries of London EMP1607 £9.00
SSATTB voices and viols Scoring legend Secular ISMN M-2056-1607-6
The celebrated piece, essentially a 6-part Viol Fantasy with vocal interjections (steet cries, watchman, beggars...). This is a set of parts.
This item is also presented as:
EMP0479 Score
The Silver Swan EMP0480 £1.50
SATTB Scoring legend Secular ISMN M-2056-0480-6
Our version of the familiar piece, correctly transposed for male voices but also available at other pitches.