The Firste Booke of Songes (Dowland, John)

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 17. Come Again, Sweet Love doth Now Invite
#101871 - 3.21MB - 2:15 -  6.1/10 2 4 6 8 10 (27) - - !N/!N/!N - 13250x

MP3 file (audio)
Carolus (2011/5/12)

Performers:

Jeni Melia, soprano
Chris Goodwin, lute

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Jeni Melia and Chris Goodwin

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 1. Unquiet thoughts
#219083 - 0.00MB - ? -  2.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (2) - - !N/!N/!N - 409x

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Reccmo (2012/5/14)

 2. Who ever thinks or hopes of love for love
#219084 - 0.00MB - ? -  0.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (0) - - !N/!N/!N - 227x

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Reccmo (2012/5/14)

 3. My thoughts are wing'd
#219085 - 0.00MB - ? -  0.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (0) - - !N/!N/!N - 202x

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Reccmo (2012/5/14)

 4. If my complaints could passions move
#219086 - 0.00MB - ? -  0.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (0) - - !N/!N/!N - 358x

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Reccmo (2012/5/14)

 5. Can she excuse my wrongs
#219087 - 0.01MB - ? -  0.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (0) - - !N/!N/!N - 420x

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Reccmo (2012/5/14)

 6. Now o now I needs must part
#219088 - 0.00MB - ? -  0.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (0) - - !N/!N/!N - 350x

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Reccmo (2012/5/14)

 7. Dear, if you change
#219089 - 0.00MB - ? -  0.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (0) - - !N/!N/!N - 209x

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Reccmo (2012/5/14)

 8. Burst forth my tears
#219090 - 0.00MB - ? -  0.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (0) - - !N/!N/!N - 175x

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Reccmo (2012/5/14)

 9. Go crystal tears
#219091 - 0.00MB - ? -  0.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (0) - - !N/!N/!N - 253x

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Reccmo (2012/5/14)

 10. Thinkst thou then by thy feigning
#219092 - 0.00MB - ? -  0.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (0) - - !N/!N/!N - 147x

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Reccmo (2012/5/14)

 11. Come away, come sweet love
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Reccmo (2012/5/14)

 12. Rest a while you cruel cares
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Reccmo (2012/5/14)

 13. Sleep wayward thoughts
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Reccmo (2012/5/14)

 14. All ye whom love or fortune hath betray'd
#219096 - 0.00MB - ? -  0.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (0) - - !N/!N/!N - 146x

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Reccmo (2012/5/14)

 15. Wilt thou unkind thus reave me
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Reccmo (2012/5/14)

 16. Would my conceit that first enforc'd my woe
#219098 - 0.00MB - ? -  0.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (0) - - !N/!N/!N - 138x

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Reccmo (2012/5/14)

 17. Come Again, Sweet Love doth Now Invite
#219099 - 0.00MB - ? -  10.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (1) - - !N/!N/!N - 502x

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Reccmo (2012/5/14)

 18. His golden locks time hath to silver turn'd
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Reccmo (2012/5/14)

 19. Awake sweet love thou art return'd
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Reccmo (2012/5/14)

 20. Come heavy sleep
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Reccmo (2012/5/14)

 21. Away with these self-loving lads
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Reccmo (2012/5/14)

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Ulrich Alpers

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Scores and Parts

 Complete Partbook
#278938 - 5.96MB, 25 pp. -  5.3/10 2 4 6 8 10 (11- V/V/V - 17217x

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Feduol (2013/4/27)

PMLP66979-the first booke of songes or ayres1.pdf
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London: Peter Short, 1597.

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 Complete Partbook
#278939 - 28.87MB, 25 pp. -  3.3/10 2 4 6 8 10 (3- V/V/V - 4096x

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Feduol (2013/4/27)

PMLP66979-the first booke of songes or ayres2.pdf
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London: Peter Short, 1600.

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 Complete Partbook
#278940 - 10.34MB, 31 pp. -  0.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (0- V/V/V - 2373x

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Feduol (2013/4/27)

PMLP66979-the first booke of songes or ayres3.pdf
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London: Humphrey Lownes, 1606.

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 Complete Partbook
#278941 - 5.42MB, 26 pp. -  7.3/10 2 4 6 8 10 (3- V/V/V - 2425x

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Feduol (2013/4/27)

PMLP66979-the first booke of songes or ayres4.pdf
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London: Humphrey Lownes, 1613.

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 Introduction and Contents
#29791 - 0.83MB, 14 pp. -  7.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (7- V/V/V - 5942x

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homerdundas (2009/3/24)

 Scores
#29792 - 8.59MB, 91 pp. -  6.4/10 2 4 6 8 10 (12- V/V/V - 19136x

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homerdundas (2009/3/24)

PMLP66979-Dowland Madrigals Set1 Introduction.pdf
Editor:

William Chappell (1809-1888)

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London: Musical Antiquarian Society Publications, 1844.

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 1. Unquiet Thoughts
#175798 - 0.02MB, 2 pp. -  8.7/10 2 4 6 8 10 (9- !N/!N/!N - 4714x

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Ulrich Alpers (2012/2/4)

 2. Who ever thinks or hopes of love for love
#175799 - 0.05MB, 2 pp. -  5.3/10 2 4 6 8 10 (3- !N/!N/!N - 2351x

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Ulrich Alpers (2012/2/4)

 3. My thoughts are wing'd
#175800 - 0.04MB, 2 pp. -  6.4/10 2 4 6 8 10 (5- !N/!N/!N - 1869x

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Ulrich Alpers (2012/2/4)

 4. If my complaints could passions move
#175801 - 0.05MB, 2 pp. -  4.8/10 2 4 6 8 10 (5- !N/!N/!N - 4346x

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Ulrich Alpers (2012/2/4)

 5. Can she excuse my wrongs
#175802 - 0.05MB, 2 pp. -  5.8/10 2 4 6 8 10 (8- !N/!N/!N - 6207x

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Ulrich Alpers (2012/2/4)

 6. Now o now I needs must part
#175803 - 0.04MB, 2 pp. -  6.6/10 2 4 6 8 10 (7- !N/!N/!N - 4140x

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Ulrich Alpers (2012/2/4)

 7. Dear, if you change
#175804 - 0.05MB, 2 pp. -  6.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (5- !N/!N/!N - 1784x

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Ulrich Alpers (2012/2/4)

 8. Burst forth, my tears
#175805 - 0.05MB, 2 pp. -  6.5/10 2 4 6 8 10 (4- !N/!N/!N - 1697x

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Ulrich Alpers (2012/2/4)

 9. Go, crystal tears
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Ulrich Alpers (2012/2/4)

 10. Thinkst thou then by thy feigning
#175807 - 0.04MB, 1 pp. -  8.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (2- !N/!N/!N - 1129x

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Ulrich Alpers (2012/2/4)

 11. Come away, come sweet love
#175808 - 0.03MB, 1 pp. -  6.8/10 2 4 6 8 10 (8- !N/!N/!N - 5224x

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Ulrich Alpers (2012/2/4)

 12. Rest a while, you cruel cares
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 13. Sleep, wayward thoughts
#175810 - 0.04MB, 1 pp. -  7.3/10 2 4 6 8 10 (3- !N/!N/!N - 1453x

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 14. All ye, whom love or fortune hath betray'd
#175811 - 0.06MB, 2 pp. -  10.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (1- !N/!N/!N - 1220x

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Ulrich Alpers (2012/2/4)

 15. Wilt thou unkind thus reave me
#175812 - 0.04MB, 2 pp. -  6.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (5- !N/!N/!N - 1294x

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Ulrich Alpers (2012/2/4)

 16. Would my conceit that first enforc'd my woe
#175813 - 0.05MB, 2 pp. -  9.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (2- !N/!N/!N - 951x

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Ulrich Alpers (2012/2/4)

 17. Come Again, Sweet Love doth Now Invite
#175814 - 0.04MB, 2 pp. -  5.9/10 2 4 6 8 10 (18- !N/!N/!N - 12847x

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 18. His golden locks time hath to silver turn'd
#175815 - 0.05MB, 2 pp. -  10.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (3- !N/!N/!N - 1396x

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 19. Awake, sweet love, thou art return'd
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 20. Come, heavy sleep
#175817 - 0.05MB, 2 pp. -  8.7/10 2 4 6 8 10 (3- !N/!N/!N - 4076x

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Ulrich Alpers (2012/2/4)

 21. Away with these self-loving lads
#175818 - 0.04MB, 1 pp. -  9.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (2- !N/!N/!N - 1520x

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Ulrich Alpers (2012/2/4)

 Engraving files (Capella)
#219056 - 0.07MB, ? pp. -  10.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (1- !N/!N/!N - 1151x

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Reccmo (2012/5/14)

WIMA.17dc-01-unquiet thoughts.pdf
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Ulrich Alpers

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Ulrich Alpers

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 1. Unquiet Thoughts Your Civil Slaughter Stint
#40408 - 0.06MB, 2 pp. -  8.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (1- !N/!N/!N - 2959x

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Fartaria (2009/10/2)

PMLP88495-UnquietThoughts-a4.pdf
Editor:

Peter Chubb

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Mutopia Project, 2009

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 5. Can she excuse my wrongs with virtues cloak
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GJC (2016/4/24)

PMLP66979-Can-she IMSLP.pdf
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Gordon Callon

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Gordon Callon

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Arrangements and Transcriptions

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For Low Voice and Piano (Keel)

 Title, Index, Preface
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 7. Deare, if you change
#150075 - 0.38MB, 4 pp. -  2.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (2- V/V/21 - 1372x

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RTM (2011/11/12)

 17. Come again
#150076 - 0.30MB, 3 pp. -  4.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (1- V/V/21 - 4609x

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RTM (2011/11/12)

TN-Keel, Frederick, Arr., Elizabethan Love Songs.jpg
Arranger:

Frederick Keel (1871-1954)

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Elizabethan Love-Songs. First Set
London: Boosey & Co., 1909. Plate H. 6259.

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Public Domain - Non-PD EU [tag/del]

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For Voice and Piano (Siebert)

 1. Unquiet Thoughts
#249543 - 0.37MB, 3 pp. -  7.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (2- !N/!N/!N - 1652x

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David Siebert (2012/9/6)

 2. Whoever Thinks, or Hopes of Love
#249893 - 0.42MB, 3 pp. -  0.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (0- !N/!N/!N - 960x

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David Siebert (2012/9/9)

 5. Can She Excuse My Wrongs
#251029 - 0.45MB, 3 pp. -  0.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (0- !N/!N/!N - 2077x

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David Siebert (2012/9/17)

 11. Come Away, Come Sweet Love
#251702 - 0.36MB, 3 pp. -  4.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (2- !N/!N/!N - 1939x

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David Siebert (2012/9/22)

 17. Come Again, Sweet Love
#250869 - 0.31MB, 3 pp. -  5.5/10 2 4 6 8 10 (12- !N/!N/!N - 4611x

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David Siebert (2012/9/16)

 20. Come, Heavy Sleep
#249507 - 0.43MB, 4 pp. -  0.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (0- !N/!N/!N - 1726x

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David Siebert (2012/9/6)

PMLP66979-1. Unquiet Thoughts.pdf
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David Siebert

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General Information

Work Title The First Booke of Songes
Alternative Title Title-page transcription
The First Booke of Songes or Ayres of fowre partes with Tableture for the Lute: So made that all the partes together, or either of them seuerally may be song to the Lute, Orpherian or Viol de gambo ... Also, an inuention ... for two to playe vpon one Lute.
Composer Dowland, John
Movements/Sections 21 songs and 1 lute piece
  1. Unquiet thoughts
  2. Who ever thinks or hopes of love
  3. My thoughts are wing'd with hopes
  4. If my complaints
  5. Can she excuse my wrongs
  6. Now, O now, I needs must part
  7. Dear, if you change
  8. Burst forth my tears
  9. Go crystal tears
  10. Think'st thou then by thy feigning
  11. Come away, come sweet love
  12. Rest awhile, you cruel cares
  13. Sleep, wayward thoughts
  14. All ye, whom Love or Fortune
  15. Wilt thou unkind thus reave me
  16. Would my conceit
  17. Come again: sweet love doth now invite
  18. His golden locks
  19. Awake, sweet love
  20. Come, heavy sleep
  21. Away with these self-loving lads
  22. My Lord Chamberlain His Galliard; For two to play upon one lute
First Publication 1597 - London
Language English
Dedication Sir George Carey, Baron of Hunsdon
Composer Time Period Renaissance
Piece Style Renaissance
Instrumentation voices, with lute tablature
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