Viri Galilaei (William Byrd)

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  • (Posted 2020-10-20)  CPDL #60958:   
Editor: Robin Doveton (submitted 2020-10-20).   Score information: A4, 6 pages, 431 kB   Copyright: CPDL
Edition notes: Transposed up a minor third for SSATB
  • (Posted 2003-05-06)  CPDL #04960:        (Sibelius 4)
Editor: David Fraser (submitted 2003-05-06).   Score information: A4, 7 pages, 141 kB    Copyright: CPDL
Edition notes: Revised Jan 09.

General Information

Title: Viri Galilaei
Composer: William Byrd
Source of text: Acts 1:11 and Psalm 46:1 (Vulgate)

Number of voices: 5vv   Voicing: AATTB
Genre: SacredMotet

Language: Latin
Instruments: A cappella

First published: 1607 in Gradualia II, no. 25


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Original text and translations

Original text and translations may be found at Viri Galilaei.