Edition Michael Procter

Renaissance choral music

Catalogue of editions by the late Michael Procter

Liturgical occasion

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
Temporale - Proper of the time
Advent and Christmastide (until Purification)
Anerio, Felice, Alma Redemptoris Mater EMP0523 £2.00
SATB Scoring legend Marian Antiphon ISMN M-2056-0523-10
A simple attractive setting, clearly influenced by Palestrina's but none the less worth exploring.
Anonymous, Alma Redemptoris Mater EMP0328 £1.50
chant Scoring legend Marian Antiphon (Chant notation (St. Meinrad)) ISMN M-2056-0328-1
This edition of the antiphon is a new transcription of the chant as given in the Hartker ms (St. Gall 390-391). It differs considerably from the official Vatican Edition (Antiphonale Monasticum) which claims to be based on the same source.
Lambe, Walter, Nesciens Mater Show the score EMP0767 £3.50
SATBaB Scoring legend Marian Antiphon ISMN M-2056-0767-8
One of the loveliest (and least complicated) of the pieces in the Eton Choirbook. Here revised and typeset and replacing the manuscript edition previously in our catalogue.
Lassus, Roland de (Orlandus Lassus, Orlando di Lasso), Missus est Angelus Gabriel EMP0630 £4.80
SSATTB Scoring legend Gospel (Evangelium) ISMN M-2056-0630-5
An extended work in four partes, setting the Gospel reading for the Purification which is also used on the Saturday before Advent Sunday. The sixth voice (Soprano 2) only sings in the short final section.
Ockeghem, Jehan (Jean), Alma redemptoris EMP0167 £1.50
SATB Scoring legend (Manuscript edition) ISMN M-2056-0167-6
Palestrina, Giovanni Pierluigi da, Alma Redemptoris Mater EMP0170 £1.50
SATB Scoring legend ISMN M-2056-0170-6
An exquisite and simple setting of the antiphon.