My lady’s coloured cheeks (Giles Farnaby)

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  • CPDL #24065:         
Editor: James Gibb (submitted 2011-08-01).   Score information: A4, 4 pages, 77 kB   Copyright: CPDL
Edition notes: A reformatting of #14902. Includes a keyboard reduction of the a cappella choral score. MusicXML source file is in compressed .mxl format. Revised files uploaded 03/02/19.
  • CPDL #14902:       
Editor: Brian Russell (submitted 2007-09-10).   Score information: A4, 4 pages, 35 kB   Copyright: CPDL
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General Information

Title: My Lady's coloured cheeks
Composer: Giles Farnaby

Number of voices: 4vv   Voicing: SATB
Genre: SecularMadrigal

Language: English
Instruments: A cappella

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Original text and translations

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My Lady's coloured cheeks were like the damask roses,
which clad in damask mantles spread the arbours,
but thrice more pleasant were her sweet supposes,
proceeding from her lips, where sweet love harbours,
for viewing those, her cheeks and roses sprouting,
the judgement of the sweetest breeds adoubting.