Orientis Partibus
Sheet music for Brass Quartet


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About 'Orientis Partibus'



Artist:
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Died:
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The Artist:
Traditional Music of unknown author.
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The Feast of the Ass (Latin: Festum Asinorum or asinaria festa, French: Fête de l'âne) was a medieval, Christian feast observed on January 14, celebrating the Flight into Egypt. It was celebrated primarily in France, as a by-product of the Feast of Fools celebrating the donkey-related stories in the Bible, in particular the donkey bearing the Holy Family into Egypt after Jesus's birth.

In the festival a girl and a child on a donkey would be led through town to the church, where the donkey would stand beside the altar during the sermon, and the congregation would "hee-haw" their responses to the priest.


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Orientis partibus
Adventavit Asinus
Pulcher et fortissimus
Sarcinis aptissimus.
Hez, Sire Asnes, car chantez,
Belle bouche rechignez,
Vous aurez du foin assez
Et de l'avoine a plantez.
Score Key:Bb major (Sounding Pitch) (View more Bb major Music for Brass Quartet )
Tempo Marking:Steady two in a bar .=c.76
Time Signature:6/8 (View more 6/8 Music)
Duration:2:45
Number of Pages:6
Difficulty:Intermediate Level: Recommended for Intermediate Level players
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