29. November 2011 · Comments Off · Categories: ACappellaTuesday™

Thomas Crecquillon (c1505-c1557): Cur Fernande pater
Vox Vagans

Why, father Ferdinand, why do you weep, mother Anna?
Ducal brothers, what is this new grief?
She who is dead to you, the bride whom Poland mourns,
she, Elizabeth, is married, never to die, to God.

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