Surge, illuminare, Jerusalem (William Byrd)
- Editor: Gerd Eichler (submitted 2012-11-23). Score information: A4, 3 pages, 55 kB Copyright: CPDL
- Edition notes: Transcribed from 1610 reprint. Mensural notation, original note values and pitch, musica ficta clearly marked, clefs modernized.
- Last revised: 2012-11-28
- Editor: David Fraser (submitted 2002-11-26). Score information: A4, 3 pages, 226 kB Copyright: CPDL
- Edition notes: Revised March 17, with minor corrections.
Title: Surge, illuminare, Jerusalem
Composer: William Byrd
First published: 1607 in Gradualia II, no. 15
Description: Apparently first intended by Byrd as the Gradual of the Epiphany mass, this piece sets a portion of text from the preceding Lesson, and so has no actual liturgical function.
Original text and translations
Original text and translations may be found at Surge illuminare Jerusalem.