This day Christ was born (William Byrd)
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- Editor: James Gibb (submitted 2017-07-04). Score information: A4, 8 pages, 100 kB Copyright: CPDL
- Edition notes: Reformatting of #6983. Transposed down a major 2nd and note values halved.
- Editor: David Fraser (submitted 2004-05-10). Score information: A4, 9 pages, 142 kB Copyright: CPDL
- Edition notes: Revised 11/08. MusicXML source file(s) is (are) in compressed .mxl format.
- Note that the proportion between time-signatures C and 3 in this edition are correct, as shown by conflicts between the different signatures in different parts.
- Editor: Steve Sanders (submitted 2002-10-25). Score information: A4, 8 pages, 140 kB Copyright: CPDL
- Edition notes: MusicXML source file(s) is (are) in compressed .mxl format.
Original text and translations
This day Christ was borne,
this day our Saviour did appeare,
This day the Angels sing in earth,
the Archangels are glad.
This day the just rejoyce, saying:
Glory be to God on high. Alleluia.