Quam gallina suum parit ovum
et positum post
grave rursus onus.
How does the hen lay her egg? —
she clucks before
and again after
laying the heavy burden.
This piece was performed by the SFBC in
Jacob Handl: Opus Musicum III on
May 14, 2005.
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