All 49 entries in the table above have an attached midi
file- eg click on Choir 4 to hear only choir 4.
Click on the word Mean,
on the same line as Choir 6 to hear the Mean part from Choir 6 on its own
Left click on any entry to hear it through your usual
Windows midi player. Right click on any entry if you want to save it to
your hard disk.
All midi files have the continuo playing from bar 7 and all files start on bar
1- so most files will have 7 bars of silence to begin with!
This ensures that the same amount of time into each of the midi files represents the same point in the music.
Spem in Alium was written by Thomas Tallis (1505-1585), and probably
first performed in 1570.
Sincere thanks from thousands of singers to David Siu who sequenced all the
notes for these files- which are presented here with his permission.
Click here to visit David's midi