Carters, now cast down your whips (Giles Farnaby)
- Editor: James Gibb (submitted 2011-07-30). Score information: A4, 3 pages, 66 kB Copyright: CPDL
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Title: Carters, now cast down your whips
Composer: Giles Farnaby
Published: 1598 in Canzonets to Four Voices.
Original text and translations
Carters, now cast down your whips,
and shepherds put off your scrips
whilst that your sheep are grazing,
behold fair stars blazing,
Ambrosia talking with Amaryllis,
and Corydon walking with fair Phyllis,
to set your eyes agazing.