Omnes fluctus fluminis (from the opera 'La Esmeralda') (Louise Bertin)
- (Posted 2013-02-15) CPDL #28277:
- Editor: Jan-Frerk Burmester (submitted 2013-02-15). Score information: A4, 3 pages, 48 kB Copyright: CPDL
- Edition notes:
Title: Omnes fluctus fluminis (from the opera 'La Esmeralda')
Composer: Louise Bertin
First published: 1836
Description: This male choir is sung in the last act of Bertin's opera "La Esmeralda", when some monks lead Esmeralda to the gallow, where she is to be hung. It is accompanied only by 2 oboes and 2 bassoons who follow the 4 voices colla parte.
Original text and translations
Omnes fluctus fluminis
transierunt super me
in imo voraginis
ubi plorant animae.