Turn our captivity (William Byrd)
- Editor: Patrick Kan (submitted 2011-11-27). Score information: Letter, 11 pages, 76 kB Copyright: CPDL
- Edition notes: Based on CPDL #5917 but transposed a tone higher for SSAATB
- Editor: David Fraser (submitted 2003-11-03). Score information: A4, 11 pages, 159 kB Copyright: CPDL
- Edition notes: Revised Jul 11. Original voicing, AATTBB. MusicXML source file is in compressed .mxl format.
Original text and translations
Turne our captivitie, O Lord, as a brooke in the South.
They that sowe in teares, shall reap in joyfulness.
Going they went and wept, casting their seeds.
But comming, they shall come with jolitie, carrying their sheaves with them.