Thou art my King O God (Thomas Tomkins)

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Editor: Richard Mix (submitted 2015-06-11).   Score information: Letter, 8 pages, 99 kB   Copyright: CPDL
Edition notes: original pitch
Editor: Ross Jallo (submitted 2016-05-22).   Score information: Letter, 10 pages, 210 kB   Copyright: CPDL
Edition notes: Original key and note values; editorial slurs and accidentals added.

General Information

Title: Thou art my King, O God
Composer: Thomas Tomkins
Text: Psalm 44:5-9

Number of voices: 5vv   Voicing: Choral bass solo and SAATB or ATTBB
Genre: SacredVerse anthem

Language: English
Instruments: Organ

First published: 1668 in Musica Deo sacra, no. 21

Description: A verse anthem for five voices, with an extended bass solo.

External websites: A vintage performance, dir. Denis Stevens (transposed up)

Original text and translations

Original text and translations may be found at Psalm 44.