Light of my soul (Robert Lucas Pearsall)
- Editor: James Gibb (submitted 2019-12-09). Score information: A4, 5 pages, 103 kB Copyright: CPDL
- Edition notes: Includes a keyboard reduction of the a cappella choral score. MusicXML source file is in compressed .mxl format.
- Editor: Ian Haslam (submitted 2011-12-12). Score information: A4, 5 pages, 57 kB Copyright: CPDL
- Edition notes: MusicXML source file is in compressed .mxl format.
Description: The lyrics are taken from Bulwer-Lytton's Siege of Granada.
Original text and translations
Light of my soul, arise!
Thy sister lights are in the skies;
We want thine eyes, those joyous eyes;
Night is mourning for those eyes;
The sacred verse is on my sword,
And on my heart thy name:
The words on each alike adored,
The truth of each the same.