Sweet on the pipe (Horatio W. Parker)

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  • (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.

General Information

Title: Sweet on the Pipe
Composer: Horatio W. Parker

Number of voices: 4vv   Voicing: SSAA
Genre: SecularPartsong

Language: English
Instruments: A cappella

First published: 1913 edition

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Original text and translations

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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!