Turn our captivity (William Byrd)
- (Posted 2012-01-14) CPDL #25027: (Sibelius 4)
- Editor: Patrick Kan (submitted 2011-11-27). Score information: Letter, 11 pages, 76 kB Copyright: CPDL
- Edition notes: Based on CPDL #5917 but transposed a tone higher for SSAATB
- (Posted 2003-11-03) CPDL #05917: (Sibelius 4)
- Editor: David Fraser (submitted 2003-11-03). Score information: A4, 11 pages, 159 kB Copyright: CPDL
- Edition notes: Revised Jul 11. Original voicing, AATTBB.
Original text and translations
Turne our captivitie, O Lord, as a brooke in the South.
They that sowe in teares, shall reap in joyfulness.
Going they went and wept, casting their seeds.
But comming, they shall come with jolitie, carrying their sheaves with them.