The nightingale (William Byrd)

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  • CPDL #05821:        (Sibelius 4)
Editor: David Fraser (submitted 2003-10-21).   Score information: A4, 3 pages, 110 kB   Copyright: CPDL
Edition notes: Revised May 2008. MusicXML source file is in compressed .mxl format.

General Information

Title: The Nightingale
Composer: William Byrd

Number of voices: 3vv   Voicing: SAT
Genre: SecularPartsong

Language: English
Instruments: A cappella

First published: 1589 in Songs of sundrie natures, no. 9

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Original text and translations

Original text and translations may be found at Le rossignol plaisant et gratieux.