Edition Michael Procter

Renaissance choral music

Catalogue of editions by the late Michael Procter


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
3 voices
ATB Scoring legend
Anonymous, Benedicta es EMP0073 £2.00
Votive Mass BVM - Sequence ISMN M-2056-0073-10
This piece is attributed in the manuscript to 'De Anglia'. It is English in style and possibly by Dunstable or Leonel Power.
Alternative version(s):
EMP0791 Josquin's motet
EMP0795 Palestrina's parody mass (transposed up a tone)
EMP1680 Palestrina's parody mass (transposed up a third)
Anonymous, Clangat tuba EMP0326 £2.00
St Thomas à Becket (December 29) - Motet general ISMN M-2056-0326-7
A piece in honour of St Thomas a Becket (December 29th) prepared for Michael's New Year course at St Odile.
Alternative version(s):
EMP1070 original pitch, suitable for mixed voices
Byrd, William, Missa 3 vocum EMP1000 £4.00
General Use - Mass Ordinary ISMN M-2056-1000-5
The well-known 'Mass for three voices' is an ad aequales piece (with 'close-together' clefs, in this case MAT) and is available at various pitches. This version is at the original pitch, suitable for male voices.
Alternative version(s):
EMP1001 A third higher
EMP1002 A fifth higher
EMP1003 A fifth lower
EMP1250 A fourth lower
Henry VIII, King of England, Two three-part songs EMP1219 £4.80
Secular ISMN M-2056-1219-1
With owt discorde and O my hart. Two songs reliably ascribed to Henry VIII, who was an accomplished musician.
Sheppard, John, In manus tuas iii EMP0276 £2.00
Compline ISMN M-2056-0276-5
Sheppard's third setting of the Respond is for 3 voices, here at original pitch.
Alternative version(s):
EMP0279 A tone higher
Sheppard, John, In manus tuas iii EMP0279 £2.00
Compline ISMN M-2056-0279-6
Sheppard's third setting of the Respond is for 3 voices, here a tone higher than the original.
Alternative version(s):
EMP0276 Original pitch