I am quite tired with my groans (John Wilbye)

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  • (Posted 2011-08-23)  CPDL #24231:         
Editor: James Gibb (submitted 2011-08-23).   Score information: A4, 2 pages, 33 kB   Copyright: CPDL
Edition notes: Includes a keyboard reduction of the a cappella choral score.

General Information

Title: I am quite tired with my groans
Composer: John Wilbye
Lyricist: William Leighton

Number of voices: 4vv   Voicing: SATB
Genre: SacredPartsong

Language: English
Instruments: A cappella

First published: 1614 in The teares or lamentacions of a sorrowfull soule, no. 27

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Original text and translations

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I am quite tired with my groans;
O'ercharged with a heavy load
Of miseries, breaking all my bones,
Laid on me justly by my God.