Edited by Dennis Collins.
Scoring: Soprano or Tenor solo, continuo.
PLEASE NOTE: This edition does not include a continuo realization. If you require one, please tick the box. Remember, it may take a week to produce a continuo part.
Taken from the composer's 1619 book of solo motets, Ego dormio sets a text from The Song of Songs for either soprano or tenor. Donati uses descending scales to represent the singer falling asleep, and faster notes to denote his or her excitement when the loved one knocks on the door.