FIRST MODE MELODY

FIRST MODE MELODY

Composer: Thomas Tallis
Published in 10 hymnals


Printable scores: PDF, MusicXML
Audio files: MIDI, Recording

Composer: Thomas Tallis

Thomas Tallis (b. Leicestershire [?], England, c. 1505; d. Greenwich, Kent, England 1585) was one of the few Tudor musicians who served during the reigns of Henry VIII: Edward VI, Mary, and Elizabeth I and managed to remain in the good favor of both Catholic and Protestant monarchs. He was court organist and composer from 1543 until his death, composing music for Roman Catholic masses and Anglican liturgies (depending on the monarch). With William Byrd, Tallis also enjoyed a long-term monopoly on music printing. Prior to his court connections Tallis had served at Waltham Abbey and Canterbury Cathedral. He composed mostly church music, including Latin motets, English anthems, settings of the liturgy, magnificats, and two sets of lamentations… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Composer: Thomas Tallis
Meter: 8.6.8.6 D
Incipit: 11171 32222 5545
Key: f minor

Media

The Cyber Hymnal #1061
Text: Come, See the Place Where Jesus Lies
  • Adobe Acrobat image (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
  • XML score (XML)
The Cyber Hymnal #1294
Text: Oh God That Madest Earth And Sky
  • PDF (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer Score (NWC)
The Cyber Hymnal #4066
Text: Lord, Teach Us How to Pray Aright
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  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
  • XML score (XML)
The Cyber Hymnal #4631
Text: Now Let Our Lips with Holy Fear
  • Adobe Acrobat image (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
  • XML score (XML)
The Cyber Hymnal #8872
Text: Lord, Look On This, Our Panting Earth!
  • PDF (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer Score (NWC)
The Cyber Hymnal #10903
Text: The Unknown Traveler To Emmaus
  • PDF (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer Score (NWC)
The Cyber Hymnal #11457
Text: Jesus, Our Help In Time Of Need
  • PDF (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer Score (NWC)

Instances

Instances (1 - 8 of 8)
Audio

Small Church Music #4901

TextScoreAudio

The Cyber Hymnal #1061

TextScoreAudio

The Cyber Hymnal #1294

TextScoreAudio

The Cyber Hymnal #4066

TextScoreAudio

The Cyber Hymnal #4631

TextScoreAudio

The Cyber Hymnal #8872

ScoreAudio

The Cyber Hymnal #10903

TextScoreAudio

The Cyber Hymnal #11457

Include 2 pre-1979 instances
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