Sweet heart arise (Thomas Weelkes)
- Editor: James Gibb (submitted 2011-08-16). Score information: A4, 6 pages, 81 kB Copyright: CPDL
- Edition notes: Based on #6986, with two errors corrected and minor changes to barring. Revised files uploaded 06/08/15. Includes a keyboard reduction of the a cappella choral score.
- Editor: Ken Williams (submitted 2004-05-11). Score information: A4, 3 pages, 128 kB Copyright: CPDL
- Edition notes:
Title: Sweet Heart Arise
Composer: Thomas Weelkes
Original text and translations
Sweet heart arise, why do you sleep?
When lovers wanton sports do keep,
The Sun doth shine, the birds do sing
and May delight and joy doth bring.
Then join we hands and dance till night,
'Tis pity love should want his right.