Cantiones quae ab argumento sacrae vocantur (Tallis, Thomas)

Collaborative Work
This work was co-authored by Thomas Tallis and William Byrd



Sheet Music


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Publisher. Info. London: Thomas Vautrollerius, 1575.
Misc. Notes RISM A/I: T 55
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General Information

Work Title Cantiones quae ab argumento sacrae vocantur
Alternative. Title Cantiones sacrae
Composer Tallis, Thomas
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. RISM A/I: T 55 ; RISM B/I: 1575³
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. None [force assignment]
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 37 sacred songs by Tallis and Byrd
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1575 or before
First Publication. 1575 - London: Thomas Vautrollerius
Language Latin
Dedication Queen Elizabeth I
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Renaissance
Piece Style Renaissance
Instrumentation 5-8 voices
Extra Information *Thomas Vautroullier was the printer. Tallis and Byrd received the royal letter of patent for music printing.