Out from the deep (Thomas Tallis)
- (Posted 2017-11-26) CPDL #47731:
- Editor: James Gibb (submitted 2017-11-26). Score information: A4, 3 pages, 52 kB Copyright: CPDL
- Edition notes: Reformatting of #18084, transposed up a minor 3rd and with the repeat marked.
- (Posted 2008-09-22) CPDL #18084:
- Editor: Michael Gibson (submitted 2008-09-22). Score information: A4, 4 pages, 132 kB Copyright: CPDL
- Edition notes:
Title: Out from the deep
Composer: Thomas Tallis
Description: A metrical version of Psalm 130 vv. 1-3. This work survives in an organ score, from which the voice parts may be reconstructed.
Original text and translations
Out from the deep I call to thee, O Lord hear my invocation.
Thine ears bow down; incline to me and hear my lamentation.
For if thou wilt our sins behold, that we have done from time to tide,
O Lord, who then dare be so bold as in thy sight for to abide.