O Vos Omnes

O Vos Omnes
Motet for TTBB chorus, a cappella
by
Dan Locklair

Latin text:

O vos omnes
Qui transitis per viam
Attendite et videte
Si est dolor
Sicut dolor meus.

English translation:

All you people
Who pass by along the road,
Attend to me and see, I pray,
Is there sorrow
Like unto my sorrow?

tr. Robert Ulery*
2 – 20 – 98

Duration : ca. 4’ 30”

*This translation is used with the kind permission of my colleague, Robert Ulery (Professor, Classical Languages, Wake Forest University).

D.L.

Spring 1998
Winston-Salem, NC