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Laboravi In Gemitu Meo

SSAATB a cappella

By Lionel Pike

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SATB Choir (SSAATB A Cappella)
SSAATB a cappella. By Lionel Pike. By Thomas Morley (1557-1602). Edited by Lionel Pike. Music Sales America. Sacred. Octavo. 12 pages. Novello & Co Ltd. #MUSNOV295064. Published by Novello & Co Ltd. (HL.14043627).

Item Number: HL.14043627

6.5x9.75 inches.

Laboravi In Gemitu Meo By The Renaissance English Composer And One Of The Principle Members Of The Madrigal School. This Work, Expertly Edited By Lionel Pike , Is Arranged For Unaccompanied Ssaatb Chorus And Lasts Around 5 Minutes. The Text For&Nbsp; Laboravi In Gemitu Meo Comes From Psalm Vi, 6: "I Am Weary Of My Groaning, Every Night Wash I My Bed: And Water My Couch With My Tears." Composer&Nbsp; Thomas Morley &Nbsp;Was The Most Famous Composer Of Secular Music In Elizabethan England, And Was A Contemporary Of William Shakespeare. His Use Of The Tritone Interval In This Work Results In A Sense Of Unease, Something That Resonates With The Context Of The Piece: It WasComposed In Retribution For Informing On His Fellow Catholics.&Nbsp.

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