Come merry lads (Henry Youll)
- Editor: Monique Rio (submitted 2016-08-24). Score information: Letter, 2 pages, 291 kB Copyright: CC BY 4.0
- Edition notes:
Title: Come Merry Lads
Composer: Henry Youll
Published: 1608 in Canzonets to Three Voyces.
Original text and translations
Come, merry lads, let us away,
For Phillida, our shepherds' queen,
About the maypole there doth stay,
With all her virgins clad in green.
Hark, hark, I heard the bagpipe's sound,
While they dance lightly on the ground.