The Andalusian merchant (Thomas Weelkes)
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Title: The Andalusian Merchant
Composer: Thomas Weelkes
Description: 2-part madrigal, the 1st part being Thule, the period of cosmography
Performance of Thule and The Andalusian merchant by the dwsChorale
Original text and translations
The Andalusian merchant, that returns
Laden with cochineal and China dishes,
Reports in Spain how strangely Fogo burns,
Amidst an ocean full of flying fishes!
These things seem wond'rous, yet more wond'rous I,
Whose heart with fear doth freeze, with love doth fry.