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*<b>CPDL #4343:</b> [http://wso.williams.edu/cpdl/sheet/byrd-ith.pdf http://www.cpdl.org/wiki/images/8/84/Icon_pdf.gif] [http://wso.williams.edu/cpdl/sound/byrd-ith.mid http://www.cpdl.org/wiki/images/8/81/Icon_snd.gif] [http://wso.williams.edu/cpdl/source/byrd-ith.sib Sibelius 2].<br>
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*<b>CPDL #4343:</b> [http://www.cpdl.org/wiki/images/1/15/BYRD-ITH.pdf {{pdf}}] [http://www.cpdl.org/wiki/images/e/e4/BYRD-ITH.mid {{mid}}].<br>
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==General Information==
 
==General Information==
<b>Title:</b> <i>I thought that Love had been a boy</i><br>
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<b>Title:</b> <i>I thought that love had been a boy</i><br>
<b>Composer:</b> [[William Byrd]]<br>
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{{Composer|William Byrd}}
 
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<b>Number of voices:</b> 5vv&nbsp;&nbsp;<b>Voicing:</b> SAATB<br>
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'''Number of voices:''' 5vv '''Voicing:''' {{cat|SAATB}}<br>
'''Genre:''' [[:Category:Secular music|Secular]], [[]] <br>
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'''Genre:''' {{pcat|Secular| music}}, {{pcat|Partsong|s}}<br>
<b>Language:</b> [[English]]<br>
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<b>Instruments: </b>none, a cappella (or 4 viols)<br>
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{{acap}}<b>Published: </b>[[Songs of sundrie natures (William Byrd)|Songs of sundrie natures]] (1589), no.32<br>
<b>Published: </b>Songs of Sundrie Natures (1589), no. 32<br>
 
  
 
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I thought that love had been a boy,<br>
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I thought that love had beene a boy, with blinded eies,<br>
with blinded eyes,<br>
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or else some other wanton toy, that men devise,<br>
or else some other wanton toy,<br>
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like tales of fayries often told,<br>
that men devise,<br>
 
like tales of faires often told,<br>
 
 
by doting age that dies for cold.<br>
 
by doting age that dies for cold.<br>
  
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Editor: David Fraser (added 2002-12-10).   Score information: A4, 3 pages, 100 kbytes   Copyright: CPDL
Edition notes: Revised May 2008

General Information

Title: I thought that love had been a boy
Composer: William Byrd

Number of voices: 5vv Voicing: SAATB
Genre: Secular, Partsong

Language: English
a cappellaPublished: Songs of sundrie natures (1589), no.32

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Original text and translations

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I thought that love had beene a boy, with blinded eies,
or else some other wanton toy, that men devise,
like tales of fayries often told,
by doting age that dies for cold.