Venite exultemus Domino (William Byrd)

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  • (Posted 2019-10-28)  CPDL #55775:       
Editor: Allen Garvin (submitted 2019-10-28).   Score information: Letter, 10 pages, 136 kB   Copyright: CC BY NC
Edition notes:
  • (Posted 2017-07-04)  CPDL #45279:         
Editor: James Gibb (submitted 2017-07-04).   Score information: A4, 9 pages, 102 kB   Copyright: CPDL
Edition notes: Reformatting of #5280. Transposed up a major 2nd for SSATBB. Note values halved.
  • (Posted 2003-06-19)  CPDL #05280:        (Sibelius 4)
Editor: David Fraser (submitted 2003-06-19).   Score information: A4, 11 pages, 164 kB    Copyright: CPDL
Edition notes: In original key. Revised Jan 09.

General Information

Title: Venite exultemus Domino
Composer: William Byrd
Source of text: Roman Gradual, text originally from Psalm 94:1–2 (Vulgate), plus Alleluia and Amen.

Number of voices: 6vv   Voicings: AATTBB or SSATBB
Genre: SacredMotetMorning Canticles

Language: Latin
Instruments: A cappella

First published: 1607 in Gradualia II, no. 46
    Manuscript 1843 in SANT Hs 4008, no. 18

External websites:

  • Free choir training aids for this work are available at Choralia.

Original text and translations

Original text and translations may be found at Psalm 95 Psalm 94:1:2 (Vulgate)