Benigne fac, Domine (William Byrd)
- Editor: Jason Smart (submitted 2020-03-05). Score information: A4, 6 pages, 223 kB Copyright: CC BY NC ND
- Edition notes: Edited from the surviving Tudor sources with halved note values. Transposed down a tone to compensate for the high clef configuration while still suiting modern choirs. A critical commentary is appended to the score. MusicXML source file(s) is (are) in compressed .mxl format.
Title: Benigne fac, Domine
Composer: William Byrd
Description: A motet that Byrd did not publish in his lifetime. A setting of Psalm 50 (Book of Common Prayer Ps.51), v.18.
Original text and translations
Benigne fac, Domine, in bona voluntate tua Sion,
ut aedificentur muri Jerusalem.