Ye children which do serve the Lord (Thomas Tomkins)

From ChoralWiki
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Music files

L E G E N D Disclaimer How to download
Icon_pdf.gif Pdf
Icon_snd.gif Midi
MusicXML.png MusicXML
File details.gif File details
Question.gif Help
  • (Posted 2019-01-24)  CPDL #52989:       
Editor: Ross Jallo (submitted 2019-01-24).   Score information: Letter, 3 pages, 94 kB   Copyright: CPDL
Edition notes: The keyboard harmonization found in Musica Deo sacra has been realized here for four-part choir. The alto, tenor, and bass parts, as well as the text underlay, are therefore all somewhat editorial. Original key, with halved note values; editorial slurs and accidentals added.

General Information

Title: Ye children which do serve the Lord
Composer: Thomas Tomkins
Lyricist: William Kethe

Number of voices: 4vv   Voicing: SATB
Genre: SacredHymn

Language: English
Instruments: Organ

First published: 1668 in Musica Deo sacra, no.  
Description:  At the very end of the Pars Organica of Musica Deo sacra (and after the page marked "The end of the organ-part"!) comes a harmonization of the Old 113th psalm tune, not found in any of the other partbooks.

External websites:

Original text and translations

Original text and translations may be found at Psalm 113.