Lo, she flies (Thomas Morley)

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  • CPDL #25248:         
Editor: James Gibb (submitted 2011-12-31).   Score information: A4, 3 pages, 54 kB   Copyright: CPDL
Edition notes: Reformatting of #15007, with corrections. Revised files uploaded 12/02/17. MusicXML source file is in compressed .mxl format.
  • CPDL #15007:       
Editor: Brian Russell (submitted 2007-09-11).   Score information: Letter, 4 pages, 57 kB   Copyright: CPDL
Edition notes: On external site, listed alphabetically under "Ballets".
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General Information

Title: Lo, she flies
Composer: Thomas Morley

Number of voices: 5vv   Voicing: SSATB
Genre: SecularMadrigal

Language: English
Instruments: A cappella

First published: 1595 in First Book of Ballets, no. 18


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Original text and translations

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Lo she flies when I woo her,
Nor can I get unto her.
But why do I complain me,
Say if I die, she hath unkindly slain me.