Rest a while you cruel cares (John Dowland)
- Editor: James Gibb (submitted 2017-02-27). Score information: A4, 3 pages, 42 kB Copyright: CPDL
- Edition notes: Reformatting of #13120, with corrections.
- Editor: Brian Russell (submitted 2006-11-17). Score information: A4, 6 pages, 31 kB Copyright: CPDL
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- Editor: Rolf Maeder (submitted 2004-10-30). Score information: Letter, 2 pages, 65 kB Copyright: Personal
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- Editor: Ulrich Alpers (submitted 2003-08-18). Score information: A4, 2 pages, 49 kB Copyright: Personal
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- Editor: Laura Conrad (submitted 2001-07-17). Score information: A4, 4 pages, 89 kB Copyright: GnuGPL
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Title: Rest a while you cruel cares
Composer: John Dowland
Number of voices: 4vv Voicing: SATB
Genre: Secular, Lute song
First published: 1597 in The First Booke of Songs or Ayres, no. 12
Original text and translations
1 Rest awhile, you cruel cares,
1. Choć chwilę bez was, troski, chciałbym spędzić.
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