Come down, O Love divine (Ralph Vaughan Williams)
- Editor: Charles H. Giffen (submitted 2011-01-18). Score information: Letter, 2 pages, 78 kB Copyright: Personal
- Edition notes: Arranged by Charles H. Giffen. Arranged with two descants. The synthesized MP3 performance has Oboe and English horn doubling the two descants. Revised version uploaded 2011-05-25. Copyright by the arranger for CPDL, may be freely copied, distributed, performed, or recorded. Please inform the arranger of any performances of this work.
First published: 1906 (tune)
Description: Lyrics: Bianco of Siena (?-1434) (Discendi, Amor santo); appeared in Laudi spirituali del Bianco da Siena, edited by T. Bini, 1851; translated from Italian to English by Richard F. Littledale in The People’s Hymnal, 1867.
Original text and translations
Original text and translations may be found at Discendi, amor santo.