Sing joyfully (William Byrd)

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  • (Posted 2017-06-30)   CPDL #45212:         
Editor: James Gibb (submitted 2017-06-30).   Score information: A4, 9 pages, 87 kB   Copyright: CPDL
Edition notes: MusicXML source file is in compressed .mxl format.
  • (Posted 2015-02-26)   CPDL #34673:           
Editor: Shawn K. Dunn (submitted 2015-02-26).   Score information: Letter, 4 pages, 68 kB   Copyright: CPDL
Edition notes: Seeing that there was not an SATB version of this piece in the public domain, I prepared this one. It is a very rough edition based on the organ reduction in the Frank van Nimwegen (SSAATB) version already on CPDL. This edition is in C Major and has some rhythms simplified, for the sake of singability. I hope others who have the time will come along and build on this/correct some of the errors. Music notation file is in MuseScore 2.0 format. MusicXML source file is in compressed .mxl format.
  • CPDL #07732:      (Sibelius 2)
Editor: Stuart McIntosh (submitted 2004-08-08).   Score information: A4, 8 pages, 140 kB   Copyright: Personal
Edition notes: Sopranos 1 & 2 reversed.
  • CPDL #03057:        (Finale 2001)
Editor: Frank van Nimwegen (submitted 2001-10-17).   Score information: A4, 9 pages, 192 kB   Copyright: CPDL
Edition notes: MusicXML source file is in compressed .mxl format.

General Information

Title: Sing Joyfully
Composer: William Byrd
Source of text: Psalm 81: 1-4 (Geneva Bible)

Number of voices: 6vv   Voicings: SSAATB or AATTBB
Genre: SacredAnthem

Language: English
Instruments: A cappella

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Original text and translations

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Sing joyfully to God our strength; sing loud unto the God of Jacob!
Take the song, bring forth the timbrel, the pleasant harp, and the viol.
Blow the trumpet in the new moon, even in the time appointed, and at our feast day.
For this is a statute for Israel, and a law of the God of Jacob.