M278 Ego eduxi te mare rubrum

Standardised text incipit: 
Ego eduxi te mare rubrum
Standardised composer: 
Reference source: 
GB-Lcm 1070, ff. 118v-119r
Number of voices: 
4
Mensuration: 
Length: 
37
Signature: 
-
Clefs: 
c2c4c4f4
Final: 
C
Music incipit: 
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Pre-existing melodies (Cantus prius facti): 
Modern editions: 
URKEVICH 1997, 351-353
Discography: 
Further notes: 

Text details

Standardised text incipit: 
Ego eduxi te mare rubrum
Liturgical/devotional association: 
Good Friday, Veneration of the Cross
Full text: 

Ego eduxi te mare rubrum et dimersi pharaonem et exercitum eius coram oculis tuis et de spoliis eius namque ditavi te: et parasti crucem salvatori tuo.

English translation: 

I led you through the Red sea ad drowned Pharoah and his army before your eyes, and from his spoils I also enriched you, and you prepared a cross for your Savior.

Correspondences in standard ref works: 

Compare:

LU 1961, 739
ego...pharaonem] Ego te eduxi de Aegypto, demerso Pharaone in Mare Rubrum

Related texts in other sources: 

Compare the Narbonnaise Popule meus verses in KARIM 2014, 108.
Ego eduxi] Ego quidem transvexi
et exercitum eius] missing
et parasti crucem salvatori tuo] missing

 

Further notes: 

"transduxi" instead of "eduxi" in the Tenor.

 

Music incipit (MEI):