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
Tomkins, Thomas (1572 - 1656)
O praise the Lord, all ye heathen EMP1309 £6.50
SSSAAATTTBBB Scoring legend General Use - Psalm-Motet ISMN M-2056-1309-9
This is the only piece for 12 voices to survive from Tomkins; it was published in Musica Deo Sacra 1668. The text is of course that of the shortest Psalm, No 116 (117), but it receives here a very spacious setting (18 pages in our edition). This version is at the original written pitch with SATB clefs, i.e. for male voices. A higher version is also available with the catalogue number 1310.
O praise the Lord, all ye heathen EMP1310 £6.50
SSSAAATTTBBB Scoring legend General Use - Psalm-Motet ISMN M-2056-1310-5
This is the only piece for 12 voices to survive from Tomkins; it was published in Musica Deo Sacra 1668. The text is of course that of the shortest Psalm, No 116 (117), but it receives here a very spacious setting (18 pages in our edition). This version is a third above the original written pitch which was for male voices. An original pitch version is also available with the catalogue number 1309.