O Lord, how do my woes increase (Orlando Gibbons)

From ChoralWiki
Jump to navigation Jump to search
The printable version is no longer supported and may have rendering errors. Please update your browser bookmarks and please use the default browser print function instead.

Music files

L E G E N D Disclaimer How to download
ICON SOURCE
Icon_pdf.gif Pdf
Icon_snd.gif Midi
MusicXML.png MusicXML
Logo_capella-software_kurz_2011_16x16.png Capella
File details.gif File details
Question.gif Help
  • (Posted 2021-01-25)  CPDL #62501:       
Editor: Andrew Sims (submitted 2021-01-25).   Score information: A4, 2 pages, 47 kB   Copyright: CPDL
Edition notes: A bar-less edition, note values halved.
  • (Posted 2013-08-19)  CPDL #29889:       
Editor: Ross Jallo (submitted 2013-08-19).   Score information: Letter, 1 page, 64 kB   Copyright: Public Domain
Edition notes: Original key; note values halved. Editorial accidentals and slurs added.

General Information

Title: O Lord, how do my woes increase
Composer: Orlando Gibbons
Lyricist: William Leighton

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

Language: English
Instruments: A cappella

First published: 1614 in The teares or lamentacions of a sorrowfull soule, no. 24
Description: This anthem's text is a paraphrase of Psalm 3:1-2.

Original text and translations

Original text and translations may be found at Psalm 3.

English.png English text

O Lord, how do my woes increase,
how many are my miseries:
my troubles rise and never cease,
men judge Thou wilt not hear my cries.