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'''Number of voices:''' 4vv '''Voicing:''' {{cat|SSAT}}<br>
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'''Genre:''' {{pcat|Secular| music}}, {{pcat|Partsong|s}}<br>
 
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'''Published:''' [[Psalmes, songs and sonnets (William Byrd)|Psalmes, Songs, and Sonnets]] (1611), no.13<br>
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Come jolly Swains,<br>
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Come jolly Swaynes, come let us sit around,<br>
come let us sit around,<br>
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And with blithe Carrols sullen cares confound.<br>
and with blithe Carols,<br>
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The Shepheards life,<br>
sullen cares confound.<br>
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Is void of strife,<br>
The shepherd's life<br>
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No worldly treasures,<br>
is void of strife,<br>
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Distastes our pleasures,<br>
no worldly treasures,<br>
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With free consenting,<br>
distastes our pleasures<br>
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Our mindes contenting,<br>
with free consenting<br>
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We smiling laugh<br>
our minds contenting<br>
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While other sigh repenting.
we smiling laugh<br>
 
while other sigh repenting.
 
  
 
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[[Category:Renaissance music]]
 
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Editor: David Fraser (submitted 2003-02-08).   Score information: A4, 3 pages, 109 kB    Copyright: CPDL
Edition notes: Revised May 2008

General Information

Title: Come jolly swains
Composer: William Byrd

Number of voices: 4vv   Voicing: SSAT
Genre: Secular, Partsong

Language: English
Instruments: a cappella
Published: Psalmes, Songs, and Sonnets... (1611), no.13

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Original text and translations

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Come jolly Swaynes, come let us sit around,
And with blithe Carrols sullen cares confound.
The Shepheards life,
Is void of strife,
No worldly treasures,
Distastes our pleasures,
With free consenting,
Our mindes contenting,
We smiling laugh
While other sigh repenting.