Judas mercator pessimus

Publisher: OUP Oxford
Product Code: 9780193552753
Composed by: de Victoria, Tomás Luis
Edited by Keane, Mark
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Victoria opens this motet with a dramatic homophonic account of Judas’s betrayal of Jesus, similar to the opening of another of his responsory settings, Jesum tradidit impius, before a contrasting section of lyrical vocal lines presented in an imitative style.

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