SSAATB choir a cappella
Composed by Henry Clough-Leighter and Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina (1525-1594). Arranged by Henry Clough-Leighter. Catholic Year A Solemnity of Saints Peter and Paul, Apostles; Year A Proper 16 (21); Catholic Year A Ordinary21. All Saints/All Souls, Renaissance. Octavo. E.C. Schirmer Publishing #1156. Published by E.C. Schirmer Publishing (EC.1156).
Item Number: EC.1156
ISBN 600313411564. Matthew 16:18-19.
Tu es Petrus is one of Palestrina's most joyous motets. This edition places the six parts for SSAATB voices, and a rehearsal accompaniment is provided. The Latin text is from Matthew 16:18-19: You are Peter, and upon this rock I will build my church.