This is my commandment (Thomas Tallis)

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See notes for details and correct composer below.

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Editor: John Bodinger (submitted 2003-10-29).   Score information: Letter, 4 pages, 112 kB   Copyright: CPDL
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General Information

Title: This is my commandment
Composer: Thomas Tallis
or William Mundy

Number of voices: 4vv   Voicing: ATTB (A-a, d-d', f-b', f-b')
Genre: SacredAnthem

Language: English
Instruments: a cappella

Description: Once attributed to Tallis, now thought to be by William Mundy

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Original text and translations

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This is my commandment,
that ye love one another,
ev'n as I have loved you.
No man hath greater love than this,
to give his life ev'n for his friends.