Magnificat and Nunc dimittis in G minor (Christopher Tye)
- (Posted 2012-12-05) CPDL #27745:
- Editor: Christopher Shaw (submitted 2012-12-05). Score information: A4, 17 pages, 166 kB Copyright: Personal
- Edition notes: Edition prepared from the Tudway collection. Includes a keyboard reduction of the a cappella choral score. Please click on the link for preview/playback/PDF download.
Title: Magnificat and Nunc dimittis in G minor
Composer: Christopher Tye
Description: Tudway dates this service to 1545. That date seems unfeasibly early for an English language canticle. In any case, it is likely that Tudway has substituted the aboriginal underlay by a more modern translation.