God hear on my crying (Christoph Dalitz)

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Editor: Christoph Dalitz (submitted 2010-10-17).   Score information: A4, 1 page, 28 kB   Copyright: CC BY SA
Edition notes: Includes a figured bass line.

General Information

Title: God hear on my crying or Gott höre mein Flehen
Composer: Christoph Dalitz
Source of text: Psalm 61 vv.2, 4

Number of voices: 2vv   Voicings: SS and TT
Genre: SacredMadrigal

Languages: German, English
Instruments: Basso continuo
Published: 2010

Description: Two brief psalm verses set in the "sacred madrigals" style of Monteverdi and Schütz, both with respect to the "soconda prattica" disposition and the expressive means for illustrating the text meaning.

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Original text and translations

English.png English text

God, hear on my crying, listen to my prayer.
Thou hast been my shelter, a tower from adversaries.
I will abide in thy sanctuary for ever.

German.png German text

Gott höre mein Flehen, achte auf mein Beten.
Du bist meine Zuflucht, mein fester Fels gegen Feinde.
In deinem Zelt möchte ich Gast sein auf ewig.