Ladies, you see time flieth (Thomas Morley)

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  • (Posted 2011-12-21)  CPDL #25201:         
Editor: James Gibb (submitted 2011-12-21).   Score information: A4, 5 pages, 58 kB   Copyright: CPDL
Edition notes: Based on #15003, with corrections. Revised files uploaded 10/02/17.
  • (Posted 2007-09-11)  CPDL #15003:         
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General Information

Title: Ladies, you see time flieth
Composer: Thomas Morley

Number of voices: 6vv   Voicing: SSSATB
Genre: SecularMadrigal

Language: English
Instruments: A cappella

First published: 1597 in Canzonets or Litle Short Aers to Five and Six Voices, no. 20

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Original text and translations

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Ladies you see time flieth,
And beauty too it dieth.
Then take your pleasure
while you have leisure.
Nor be so dainty
of that which you have plenty.