O sleep, fond fancy (John Bennet)

From ChoralWiki
Revision as of 15:42, 12 August 2006 by Ml menendez (talk | contribs)
Jump to: navigation, search

Music files Template:2editions

L E G E N D Disclaimer How to download
File details.gif File details
Question.gif Help
Editor: Brian Russell (added 2006-01-04).   Score information: Letter, 5 pages, 77 kbytes   Copyright: Personal
Edition notes:
Editor: Vince M. Brennan (added 2005-11-15).   Score information: Letter, 6 pages, 0 kbytes   Copyright: Personal
Edition notes: Copyright (c) 2004 by V. M. Brennan

General Information

Title: O, sleep, fond fancy
Composer: John Bennet

Number of voices: 4vv Voicing: SATB
Genre: Secular, Madrigal,
Language: English
Instruments: none, a cappella


External websites: http://www.oldmusicproject.com

Original text and translations

English.png English text

O sleep, fond fancy
My head, alas, thou tirest
with false delight of that which thou desirest.
Sleep, I say, fond fancy,
and leave my thoughts molesting.
Thy master's head hath need of sleep and resting.