Hark! how the songsters of the grove, Z 632/2 (Henry Purcell)
- (Posted 2006-03-24) CPDL #11328:
- Editor: William Long (submitted 2006-03-24). Score information: Letter, 16 pages, 124 kB Copyright: Personal
First published: 1694
Description: from Timon of Athens, The Man Hater (1694)
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Original text and translations
Hark! hark! how the Songsters of the Grove;
Sing, Sing Anthems to the God of Love.
Hark! hark! how each Amarous winged pair,
with Love's great Praises fill the Air;
On ev'ry side the Charming sound
does from the hollow Woods rebound.