Lord, we beseech thee (Adrian Batten)

From ChoralWiki
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Music files

L E G E N D Disclaimer How to download
Icon_pdf.gif Pdf
Icon_snd.gif Midi
MusicXML.png MusicXML
Logo_capella-software_kurz_2011_16x16.png Capella
Encore_Icon2.png Encore
File details.gif File details
Question.gif Help
  • (Posted 2020-06-12)  CPDL #59214:       
Editor: Stephen Norton (submitted 2020-06-12).   Score information: A4, 2 pages, 102 kB   Copyright: CPDL
Edition notes: SATB with variable bar lengths.
  • (Posted 2010-09-04)  CPDL #22260:         
Editor: James Gibb (submitted 2010-09-04).   Score information: A4, 3 pages, 66 kB   Copyright: CPDL
Edition notes: Includes a keyboard reduction of the a cappella choral score. (for practice only). Revised files uploaded 5/12/17.
  • (Posted 2002-07-23)  CPDL #03863:  IMSLP.png PDF, MIDI and MusiXTex files
Editor: Andre van Ryckeghem (submitted 2002-07-23).   Score information: A4, 1 page, 75 kB   Copyright: Personal
Edition notes: "prayer" underlaid as two syllables
  • (Posted 2002-01-09)  CPDL #03155:         
Editor: John Henry Fowler (submitted 2002-01-09).   Score information: Letter, 3 pages, 64 kB   Copyright: CPDL
Edition notes: barred in measures of unequal length.
Error.gif Possible error(s) identified. Error summary: m. 22, Tenor should have two crochets: e-a. See the discussion page for full description.

General Information

Title: Lord, we beseech thee
Composer: Adrian Batten
Source of Text: Collect for the 3rd Sunday in Advent, from the 1549 Book of Common Prayer, which has heart, for hearts.

Number of voices: 4vv   Voicing: SATB
Genre: SacredAnthem

Language: English
Instruments: A cappella

First published:

External websites:

Original text and translations

English.png English text

Lord, we beseech thee,
give ear unto our prayers,
and by thy gracious visitation
lighten the darkness of our hearts,
by our Lord Jesus Christ.