Rubies and pearls (Alfonso Ferrabosco I)
- (Posted 2017-03-01) CPDL #43340:
- Editor: James Gibb (submitted 2017-03-01). Score information: A4, 4 pages, 61 kB Copyright: CPDL
- Edition notes: Reformatting of #31884, with minor adjustments to underlay. Musica ficta are editorial.
- (Posted 2014-05-07) CPDL #31884:
- Editor: Brian Russell (submitted 2014-05-07). Score information: Letter, 4 pages, 69 kB Copyright: CPDL
- Edition notes:
Title: Rubies and pearls
Composer: Alfonso Ferrabosco I
Original text and translations
Rubies and pearls and treasure, Kingdom's renown and glory,
Please the delightful mind and cheer the sorry.
But much the greater measure of true delight he gaineth
That for the prize of love strives and obtaineth.