Cloris, whenas I woo (Thomas Tomkins)

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  • (Posted 2009-12-25)  CPDL #20671:     
Editor: Diana Thompson (submitted 2009-12-25).   Score information: A4, 4 pages, 57 kB   Copyright: CPDL
Edition notes: Includes a keyboard reduction of the a cappella choral score.

General Information

Title: Cloris, whenas I woo
Composer: Thomas Tomkins

Number of voices: 5vv   Voicing: SSATB
Genre: SecularMadrigal

Language: English
Instruments: A cappella

First published: 1622 in Songs of 3-6 parts, no. 16

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Original text and translations

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Cloris, whenas I woo,
Why still repli’st thou No?
If as a maid you use it,
Say No, and ne'er refuse it.