What ails my darling (Thomas Morley)

From ChoralWiki
Jump to: navigation, search

Music files

L E G E N D Disclaimer How to download
Icon_pdf.gif Pdf
Icon_snd.gif Midi
MusicXML.png MusicXML
Capella.png Capella
Nwc.png Noteworthy
Network.png Web Page
Error.gif Score Error
File details.gif File details
Question.gif Help
  • CPDL #26153:         
Editor: James Gibb (submitted 2012-05-11).   Score information: A4, 3 pages, 35 kB   Copyright: CPDL
Edition notes: Reformatting of #14985, with corrections. MusicXML source file is in compressed .mxl format.
  • CPDL #14985:       
Editor: Brian Russell (submitted 2007-09-13).   Score information: A4, 4 pages, 37 kB   Copyright: CPDL
Edition notes: NoteWorthy Composer file may be viewed and printed with NoteWorthy Composer Viewer.
Error.gif Possible error(s) identified. See the discussion page for full description.
  • CPDL #00983:  Network.png
Editor: Laura Conrad (submitted 2000-06-21).   Score information: Letter, 6 pages, 62 kB   Copyright: GnuGPL
Edition notes: In partbook format

General Information

Title: What ails my darling
Composer: Thomas Morley

Number of voices: 3vv   Voicing: SSA
Genre: SecularMadrigal

Language: English
Instruments: A cappella

Published: 1593

Description: No. 18 from Canzonets for three voices

External websites:

Original text and translations

English.png English text

What ails my pretty darling?
What ails mine own sweet darling,
Thus sitting all alone so weary?
Say, why is my dear now not merry?
O cease thus to grieve thee,
And take this kiss here to relieve thee.
Up now, arise thee;
O how can my love lie asleeping,
And see yon lusty, lusty leaping?