It is my well-beloved's voice (Thomas Tomkins)
- Editor: Diana Thompson (submitted 2010-08-14). Score information: A4, 9 pages, 86 kB Copyright: CPDL
- Edition notes: Includes a keyboard reduction of the a cappella choral score.
- Editor: Sabine Cassola (submitted 2006-01-13). Score information: Letter, 7 pages, 118 kB Copyright: Personal
- Edition notes: Re-registered as CPDL #17440 on 2008-07-03.
Title: It is my well-beloved's voice
Composer: Thomas Tomkins
Description: Song of Songs Chapter II, Verse 8 - Dedicated to Mr. Doctor Ailmer.
Original text and translations
It is my Wellbeloved's voice
that soundeth in my ear.
My heart hereat doth much rejoice
to see him draw so near.
See, O see, on yonder mountain top,
on yon same hill so tall,
how hitherward my love doth hop,
My heart doth skip withall.