Giovanni Croce
(c.1557 - 1609)

Croce : O triste spectaculum : illustration

O triste spectaculum
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From Motetti a otto voci.... (libro secondo), Venice, 1605
Lyrics: Anon

O triste spectaculum,
O crudeli supplicium,
Mortis turpissima condemnatur Jesus.
Ululate, plangite et clamate
Quia occisus est Salvator noster.

O sad sight,
O cruel punishment,
Jesus condemned to the pangs of death.
Mourn, weep and cry out
Since our Saviour is killed.