English historians are unanimous in describing ‘Non nobis Domine’ as the composition of William Byrd: but it is not to be found in any volume of. Buy Non Nobis Domine (SAB) by William Byrd/arr. at Choral Sheet Music. Now developing mixed or treble choirs can sing this Englis. There are many ways in which the musical world feels the loss of Thurston Dart. Among the unfinished items on his large agenda was the editing of Byrd’s.

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The next stage in the development of the canon was the text substitution which occurred early in the 17th century. It laments the desolation of the Holy City in language derived from Jeremiah:.

Non nobis Domine – A 3-part round apparently not by William Byrd

Non est qui consoletur eam, nisi tu Deus domjne. Although this version has not survived in written form, the canon subject was simple enough to have been memorized and transmitted orally.

Non nobis Domine is usually sung as a three-part perpetual canon with the two following voices entering at the lower fourth and lower octave in relation to the lead melody dux.

Paul; and these notes, phrased exactly as in the Canon, will be found among the works of so many composers, that it is clear they are looked upon as common property.

Blow’s ‘Amphion Anglicus,’ printed inspecial mention is made of ‘Bird’s Anthem in golden notes,’ ‘Preserv’d intire in the Vatican.

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For the film adaptation by Kenneth BranaghPatrick Doyle composed and sang a completely different setting that adapted the words slightly. Rod Mather submitted WaiteA New Encyclopedia of Freemasonry vol. However, in Hall’s Chronicle Non nobis is sung as part of the complete psalm, presumably to plainsong or faburden.

Original text and translations Original text and translations may be found at Psalm It is however clear from the repeated notes and the contour of the melody that this version was already designed to fit the Non nobis, Domine text, which was evidently sung in a spirit of thanksgiving for deliverance.


Non nobis Domine is now known in the form of a 16th-century nois derived from two passages in the motet Aspice Domine a5 by the South Netherlandish lutenist and composer Philip van Wilderwho worked at the English court from c. Another three-part solution may be formed, as follows.

We claim that merit for Byrd. The collect, which remained in the prayer book until nobos, would have served as a constant reminder of the patriotic associations of the Non nobis Domine canon: This page was last edited on 31 Decemberat There is no stage direction in the play to indicate the singing of Non nobis Dominebut if Shakespeare had a specific setting in mind he was probably thinking anachronistically of a Protestant metrical psalm tune.

Parklands nobiw the domone remaining all girls nois in Leeds and was noibs in recent years, The Cockburn High School building was closed because of asbestos contamination, but the School was transferred to another area of Beeston.

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Retrieved from ” https: Mount Temple Comprehensive School in Clontarf, Dublin has it as a school song, and is sung annually at the carol service. ALMIGHTY God, who hast in all ages shewed thy power and mercy in the miraculous and gracious deliverance of thy Church, and in nbois protection of righteous and religious Kings and States, professing thy holy and eternal truth, from the wicked conspiracies and malicious practices of all the enemies thereof; We yield thee our unfeigned thanks and praise for the wonderful and mighty deliverance of our gracious Sovereign King James, the Queen, the Prince, and all the Royal Branches, with the Nobility, Clergy, and Commons of England, then assembled in Parliament, by Popish treachery appointed as sheep to the slaughter, in a most barbarous, and savage manner, beyond the examples of former ages.


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Privacy policy About ChoralWiki Disclaimers. A celebrated Canon, generally sung, in England, as a substitute for ‘Grace after meat,’ at public dinners, and on other festive occasions. One factor in byrc popularity was undoubtedly its text, a responsory from the Roman Breviary and Sarum Breviary which was sung during the weeks before Advent.

Non nobis Domine (Anonymous)

Van Wilder’s motet was widely sung in Elizabethan recusant circles, and is preserved in as many as seven Tudor manuscripts. For the unrelated Latin motto, see Non nobis solum. This three-part canon is arranged for SAB.

This edition was made directly from the facsimile reprint in Musical Times volumepageby transposing down a perfect fourth for the soprano and quartering the note values. Views Read Edit View history.

Scores listed alphabetically by composer. Texts of byed type which also feature widely in Byrd’s penitential and political motets of the s were widely read by the Elizabethan recusant community in contemporary terms as expressions of Catholic nostalgia for the old religious order. Bettina Blokland submitted The canon is known to have been admired by Mozart and Beethovenwhomever its composer was.

Coleraine High School used Non nobis Domine as their school song btrd it was passed on [ clarification needed ] to Belfast High School on 25 March The Subject, moreover, is by no means an unusual one; and has even been called, by Morley, ‘ a most common point.