Reges Tharsis a5 (William Byrd)
- (Posted 2015-06-22) CPDL #35868:
- Editor: Harrison Hackett (submitted 2015-06-22). Score information: A4, 5 pages, 1.21 MB Copyright: Personal
- Edition notes: Page 5 includes edition notes. If you're printing a booklet score for performance, feel free to omit it.
Title: Reges Tharsis a5
Composer: William Byrd
The Baldwin partbooks [Christ Church College, Oxford: Mus 979-983] provide the SABarB parts, plus an attribution to "mr w birde"
The Tenor is the "Reges Tharsis" plainsong melody from the Sarum Rite as used by John Sheppard in his arrangement.
Description: Sarum Rite Matins Responsory for the Feast of the Epiphany
Original text and translations
Original text and translations may be found at Reges Tharsis.