Erravi (Francisco Valls)
- Editor: Jonathan Goodliffe (submitted 2006-09-04). Score information: A4, 1 page, 39 kB Copyright: CPDL
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Composer: Francisco Valls
Published: 1742 in Mapa Armonico Practico, facsimile, including this score, published by Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Cientificas.
Description: The Composer explains that the purpose of the composition is "para expresar el sentido de la letra". This may have been a mistake in transcription. He may have meant "para expresar el sentido del error", i.e. to express the feeling of having erred.
Original text and translations
Bible (Vulgate) Psalm 118 verse 176
Erravi sicut ovis quae periit
I have gone astray as the sheep that is lost.