Behold, I bring you glad tidings (Thomas Tomkins)

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  • (Posted 2016-05-27)  CPDL #39809:       
Editor: Ross Jallo (submitted 2016-05-27).   Score information: Letter, 13 pages, 222 kB   Copyright: CPDL
Edition notes: Original key and note values; editorial slurs and accidentals added.

General Information

Title: Behold, I bring you glad tidings
Composer: Thomas Tomkins
Text: Luke 2:10-11,14

Number of voices: 10vv   Voicing: AATTTTBBBB
Genre: SacredVerse anthem

Language: English
Instruments: Organ

First published: 1668 in Musica Deo sacra, no. 12
Description: This verse anthem for Christmas comprises a solo verse for mean, followed by a ten-part chorus.

Original text and translations

Original text and translations may be found at Behold, I bring you good tidings.