What is the cause that thou, O Lord (George Kirbye)

From ChoralWiki
Jump to: navigation, search

Music files

L E G E N D Disclaimer How to download
ICON SOURCE
Icon_pdf.gif Pdf
Icon_snd.gif Midi
MusicXML.png MusicXML
Finale.png Finale
File details.gif File details
Question.gif Help
  • (Posted 2016-09-24)   CPDL #41220:        (Finale 2012)
Editor: André Vierendeels (submitted 2016-09-24).   Score information: A4, 2 pages, 56 kB   Copyright: CPDL
Edition notes:MusicXML source file is in compressed .mxl format.
  • (Posted 2015-11-14)   CPDL #37531:       
Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2015-11-14).   Score information: Letter, 1 page, 63 kB   Copyright: Public Domain
Edition notes: Oval note edition. One small edit, otherwise as written n 1592. All eighteen stanzas included. MusicXML source file is in compressed .mxl format.
  • (Posted 2015-11-14)   CPDL #37530:   
Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2015-11-14).   Score information: Unknown, 1 page, 60 kB   Copyright: Public Domain
Edition notes: Note shapes added (4-shape). All eighteen stanzas included.

General Information

Title: What is the cause that thou, O Lord
Composer: Anonymous
Arranger: George Kirbye
Lyricist: Thomas Sternhold

Number of voices: 4vv   Voicing: SATB
Genre: Sacred   Meter: 86. 86 (C.M.)

Language: English
Instruments: A cappella

First published: 1592 in The Whole Booke of Psalmes (Thomas Este), no. 23

Description: Tune first published in Scottish psalter, 1564. Words by Thomas Sternhold, Old Version, 1549, paraphrase of Psalm 10, in eighteen stanzas.

External websites:

Original text and translations

Original text and translations may be found at Psalm 10.