Hush, no more, Z 629/14 (Henry Purcell)

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Editor: Udo Baake (submitted 2022-11-15).   Score information: A4, 1 page, 34 kB   Copyright: CPDL
Edition notes: in A4 page format, vocal parts only.

General Information

Title: Hush, no more
Composer: Henry Purcell

Number of voices: 4vv   Voicing: SATB
Genre: SecularOpera

Language: English
Instruments: A cappella with optional String accompaniment

First published:

Description: From the Fairy-Queen, Z 629.

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Original text and translations

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Hush, no more, be silent all.
Sweet repose has clos'd her eyes,
soft as feather'd snow does fall!
Softly, softly steal from hence.
No noise disturb her sleeping sense.