Comme la tourterelle (Philippe de Monte)
- Editor: Christopher Shaw (submitted 2015-02-11). Score information: A4, 7 pages, 71 kB Copyright: Personal
- Edition notes: This edition is offered at the published pitch (high chiavette) for SSAAT or transposed down a fourth for AATTB. Includes a keyboard reduction of the a cappella choral score. Please click on the link for preview/playback/PDF download.
First published: 1575
Description: From de Monte's collection of settings from Ronsard, Louvain, 1575.
Original text and translations
Comme la tourterelle languit jusque à la mort
Like as the turtle dove languishes until death