Lo, How a Rose Is Growing

Translator: Gracia Grindal

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Text Information

First Line: Lo, how a rose is growing
Title: Lo, How a Rose Is Growing
Translator: Gracia Grindal
Meter: 7.6.7.6.6.7.6
Source: German, 15th cent.
Language: English
Copyright: Tr. © 1978 Lutheran Book of Worship

Tune

ES IST EIN ROS (5556553)

First published with the text in the Cologne Gesangbuch of 1599 (see above), ES IST EIN ROS is a rounded bar form tune (AABA). The tune has characteristics of a Renaissance madrigal; it invites performance by an unaccompanied choir so that all the fine part writing and subtle rhythms can be clearly…

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Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 2 of 2)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Lutheran Worship #67
Moravian Book of Worship #302
Include 1 pre-1979 instance
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