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'''Title:''' ''Daylight is fading''<br>
 
'''Title:''' ''Daylight is fading''<br>
 
{{Composer|Henry David Leslie}}
 
{{Composer|Henry David Leslie}}
{{Lyricist|}}
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{{Lyricist|J.S.L.}}
  
{{Voicing|4|SATB}}<br>
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{{Voicing|4|SATB}} divisi<br>
 
{{Genre|Secular|Partsongs}}
 
{{Genre|Secular|Partsongs}}
 
{{Language|English}}
 
{{Language|English}}
 
{{Instruments|Keyboard}}
 
{{Instruments|Keyboard}}
{{Published|}}
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{{Pub|1|1875|in ''[[Novello's Part-Song Book (2nd series), Vol. 4]]''|no=134}}
  
'''Description:''' 134
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'''Description:'''  
  
 
'''External websites:'''
 
'''External websites:'''
  
 
==Original text and translations==
 
==Original text and translations==
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{{Text|English|
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Daylight is fading,
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Fast from the lea,
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Evening is shading
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Earth, air and sea;
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Luna's bright daughters
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Sparkling above,
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Play in the waters,
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Wake, dearest love.
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Why art thou sleeping,
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Why slumber on?
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Moments are creeping,
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I am alone.
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Soft zephyrs playing
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Thro' the green grove,
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Seem to be saying
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Wake, dearest  love.
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Say, dost thou hear me?
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Bless me the while;
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Hasten to cheer me
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With thy sweet smile.
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Patiently trying
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Constant to prove,
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List to my sighing,
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Wake dearest love.
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[[Category:Sheet music]]
 
[[Category:Sheet music]]
 
[[Category:Romantic music]]
 
[[Category:Romantic music]]

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General Information

Title: Daylight is fading
Composer: Henry David Leslie
Lyricist: J.S.L.create page

Number of voices: 4vv   Voicing: SATB divisi
Genre: SecularPartsong

Language: English
Instruments: Keyboard

First published: 1875 in Novello's Part-Song Book (2nd series), Vol. 4, no. 134

Description:

External websites:

Original text and translations

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Daylight is fading,
Fast from the lea,
Evening is shading
Earth, air and sea;
Luna's bright daughters
Sparkling above,
Play in the waters,
Wake, dearest love.

Why art thou sleeping,
Why slumber on?
Moments are creeping,
I am alone.
Soft zephyrs playing
Thro' the green grove,
Seem to be saying
Wake, dearest love.

Say, dost thou hear me?
Bless me the while;
Hasten to cheer me
With thy sweet smile.
Patiently trying
Constant to prove,
List to my sighing,
Wake dearest love.