Come to me, Grief, Forever (Byrd, William)



Sheet Music

Scores and Parts

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Agarvin (2013/6/5)

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Editor Allen Garvin
Publisher. Info. Dallas: Hawthorne Early Music, 2013.
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Arrangements and Transcriptions

For Soprano and 2 Guitars (Höger)

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Arranger Anton Höger
Publisher. Info. Anton Höger
Misc. Notes If performed I would look forward about a small reference to my efforts.
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General Information

Work Title Come to me, grief, for ever
Alternative. Title
Composer Byrd, William
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IWB 23
Key G minor
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1586 ca.
First Publication. 1588 in Psalmes, Sonets and Songs (No.34)
Language English
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Renaissance
Piece Style Renaissance
Instrumentation voice, consort instruments (or 5 voices)

Navigation etc.

  • An elegy for the death of Sir Philip Sidney, who died in 1586.
  • According to Grove Music, this was "known in earlier consort song version".