Thine eyes so bright (Henry David Leslie)

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  • (Posted 2023-11-09)  CPDL #77137:     
Editor: David Anderson (submitted 2023-11-09).   Score information: Letter, 16 pages, 515 kB   Copyright: Personal
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General Information

Title: Thine eyes so bright
Composer: Henry David Leslie
Lyricist: Thomas Watson

Number of voices: 6vv   Voicing: SSATBB
Genre: SecularPartsong

Language: English
Instruments: A cappella

First published: 1869 in Novello Part-Song Book (2nd Series), Vol. 2, no. 80

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Original text and translations

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Thine eyes so bright bereft my sight,
When first I viewed thy face;
Ah, me! ah, me!
I stray from place to place.
Then guide me of thy kindness,
So shall I bless my blindness.