Lachrimae, or Seven Tears

'Lachrimæ, or Seaven Teares' is a collection of instrumental music composed by John Dowland, and first published by John Windet in London in 1604. During that time, Download was in the employment of Christian IV of Denmark, acting as a lutenist. The publication was dedicated to Anne of Denmark. The pieces are scored for five viols or violins and a lute. The main group of pieces consists of seven pavanes, variations on the Lachrimae pavan which Dowland had already made well known as a lute solo and a song. It begins with ... more

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Lachrimae, or Seven Tears - Complete Score (London: Iohn Windet, 1605.)
Lachrimae, or Seven Tears - Complete Score (London: Iohn Windet, 1605.)
Lachrimae, or Seven Tears - Complete Score (London: Iohn Windet, 1605.)
Lachrimae, or Seven Tears - Cantus (London: Iohn Windet, 1605)
Lachrimae, or Seven Tears - Altus (London: Iohn Windet, 1605)
Lachrimae, or Seven Tears - Tenor (London: Iohn Windet, 1605)
Lachrimae, or Seven Tears - Quintus (London: Iohn Windet, 1605)
Lachrimae, or Seven Tears - Bassus (London: Iohn Windet, 1605)
Lachrimae, or Seven Tears - Lute (London: Iohn Windet, 1605)
Lachrimae, or Seven Tears - 1. Lachrimae antiquae (Ulrich Alpers)
Lachrimae, or Seven Tears - 2. Lachrimae antiquae Novae (Ulrich Alpers)
Lachrimae, or Seven Tears - 3. Lachrimae gementes (Ulrich Alpers)
Lachrimae, or Seven Tears - 4. Lachrimae tristes (Ulrich Alpers)
Lachrimae, or Seven Tears - 5. Lachrimae coactae (Ulrich Alpers)
Lachrimae, or Seven Tears - 6. Lachrimae amantis (Ulrich Alpers)
Lachrimae, or Seven Tears - 7. Lachrimae verae (Ulrich Alpers)
Lachrimae, or Seven Tears - 8. Semper Dowland semper dolens (Ulrich Alpers)
Lachrimae, or Seven Tears - 9. Sir Henry Umpton's Funeral (Ulrich Alpers)
Lachrimae, or Seven Tears - 10. Mr. John Langton's Pavan (Ulrich Alpers)
Lachrimae, or Seven Tears - 11. The King of Denmark's Galliard (Ulrich Alpers)
Lachrimae, or Seven Tears - 12. The Earl of Essex Galliard (Ulrich Alpers)
Lachrimae, or Seven Tears - 13. Sir John Souch his Galliard (Ulrich Alpers)
Lachrimae, or Seven Tears - 14. Mr. Henry Noel his Galliard (Ulrich Alpers)
Lachrimae, or Seven Tears - 15. Mr. Giles Hobies Galliard (Ulrich Alpers)
Lachrimae, or Seven Tears - 16. Mr. Nicholas Gryffith his Galliard (Ulrich Alpers)
Lachrimae, or Seven Tears - 17. Mr. Thomas Collier his Galliard with 2 trebles (Ulrich Alpers)
Lachrimae, or Seven Tears - 18. Captain Digorie Piper his Galliard (Ulrich Alpers)
Lachrimae, or Seven Tears - 19. Mr. Bucton's Galliard (Ulrich Alpers)
Lachrimae, or Seven Tears - 20. Mistress Nichols Almand (Ulrich Alpers)
Lachrimae, or Seven Tears - 21. Mr. George Whitehead his Almand (Ulrich Alpers)
Composer Form Instrument Period
John Dowland Pavane Lute Renaissance

John Dowland

John Dowland was an English Renaissance composer, singer, and lutenist. He is best known today for his melancholy songs such as "Come, ...