When David heard (Thomas Weelkes)
- CPDL #6716: Sibelius 2
- Editor: Denis Mason (submitted 2004-02-19). Score information: A4, 6 pages, 200 kbytes Copyright: CPDL
- Edition notes: Includes a keyboard reduction of the a cappella choral score.
Title: When David heard
Composer: Thomas Weelkes
Original text and translations
When David heard that Absalom was slain
He went up into his chamber over the gate and wept,
and thus he said: my son, my son, O Absalom my son, would God I had died for thee!