Sweet on the pipe (Horatio W. Parker)
- (Posted 2001-02-01) CPDL #02042: (Finale 2000)
- Editor: Rafael Ornes (submitted 2001-02-01). Score information: Letter, 2 pages, 60 kB Copyright: Personal
- Edition notes: Includes a keyboard reduction of the a cappella choral score.
Title: Sweet on the Pipe
Composer: Horatio W. Parker
First published: 1913 edition
Original text and translations
Sweet on the pipe, by Pan of Arcady,
Sweet is thy song, and on the viol, sweet.
I cannot fly, for Loves encompass me are leaving me
And leave no breathing space, no not one whit;
For song and grace and beauty breathe desire
Now all at once: so I am all on fire!