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Turn our captivity, O Lord

Psalmes, Songs and Sonnets … fit for Voyces or Viols, 1611, xxx; AATTBB
author of text
Psalm 126: 4-6; translated by ? Richard Verstegan in The Primer, or Office of the blessed Virgin Marie, 1599

Turn our captivity, O Lord (Psalm 126: 4–6) is a masterpiece, plangent and imploring but with a confident triplet section for the ‘jollity’ that the blessed will inherit.

from notes by Andrew Carwood © 2012

Turn our captivity, O Lord (psaume 126: 4–6) est un chef-d’œuvre plaintif et implorant, mais avec une confiante section en triolets pour la «jollity» que les bienheureux hériteront.

extrait des notes rédigées par Andrew Carwood © 2012
Français: Hypérion

Turn our captivity, O Lord (Psalm 126, 4–6) ist ein Meisterwerk, klagend und flehend, jedoch mit einer zuversichtlichen Triolenpassage versehen, die sich auf die „Freude“ („jollity“) bezieht, die den Seligen zuteil wird.

aus dem Begleittext von Andrew Carwood © 2012
Deutsch: Viola Scheffel


Byrd: Ave verum corpus & other sacred music
CSCD507Download only
Byrd: The Great Service & other English music
Studio Master: CDA67937Studio Master FLAC & ALAC downloads available


Track 11 on CDA67937 [4'25]
Track 2 on CSCD507 [4'38] Download only

Track-specific metadata for CDA67937 track 11

Recording date
16 November 2011
Recording venue
Fitzalan Chapel, Arundel Castle, United Kingdom
Recording producer
Jonathan Freeman-Attwood
Recording engineer
Martin Haskell & Iestyn Rees
Hyperion usage
  1. Byrd: The Great Service & other English music (CDA67937)
    Disc 1 Track 11
    Release date: October 2012
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