When David heard that Absalom was slain (John Milton the elder)

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Editor: Christopher Shaw (submitted 2022-06-12).   Score information: A4, 7 pages, 335 kB   Copyright: CC BY SA
Edition notes: Includes a keyboard reduction of the a cappella choral score. Please click on the link for preview/playback/PDF download. This edition is offered at original pitch for SSATB or transposed down a fourth for AATBB.

General Information

Title: When David heard that Absalom was slain
Composer: John Milton the elder
Lyricist: 2 Samuel 18: 33create page
Number of voices: 5vv   Voicings: SSATB or AATBB
Genre: SacredAnthem

Language: English
Instruments: A cappella

First published: 1616 in m.s.

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Original text and translations

Original text and translations may be found at When David heard.