by Anonymous / Unidentified Author

Hic iocundus sumit mundus
Language: Latin 
Available translation(s): ENG
Hic iocundus
sumit mundus
lumen penitentiae,

et laetetur
concio angelica,

Pangat turba
iam deifica:
«Gloria in excelsis Deo».

Note: Contrafactum; the text of the rondeau is unknown.


Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive)

Available translations, adaptations, and transliterations (if applicable):

  • ENG English (David Wyatt) , title 1: "Here the happy world obtains", copyright © 2012, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

Researcher for this text: Alberto Pedrotti

This text was added to the website between May 1995 and September 2003.
Line count: 9
Word count: 19