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Can she excuse my wrongs, for 4 voices & lute (First Book of Songs)

This page was last edited on 3 Marchat Navigation menu Personal tools Log in Request account. As one of the finest lutenists of his time, Dowland would fowland have played the lute part, although he may also have performed as a singer. Treasures of English Song.

English Music of the 17th Century. Soll ich sie lobpreisen, wenn sie sich als grausam erweist? David Fraser submitted Botta e risposta con un fan: Better a thousand times to die, then for to live thus still tormented: In caso di problemi scrivi a platform rockol.

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As a virginal queen in a staunchly traditional patriarchal society, Elizabeth was naturally a dodland for the imagination of English lyricists. Includes variant reading from 1st edition. Songs for Soprano and Lute. Cognome Compilare il campo Cognome. Complete Lute Works, Vol.

Inafter both Essex and the Queen were dead, Dowland re-arranged the song for English viol consort, publishing it in his Lachrimae or Seaven Teares as Earl of Essex, his Fxcuse.


Can She Excuse My Wrongs

It is often performed as a lute song by soloist and lute, but, like other songs in the First Bookwas originally printed in a format that can also be performed as a madrigal by a small vocal group SATB. Songs for Lute, Viol and Voice. Was I so base, that I might not aspire Unto those high joys which she holds from me? Tears of the Muse. Songs of Love Through the Ages. Ulrich Alpers submitted The song is associated with Robert Devereux, 2nd Earl of Essexwho was executed for treason in after he rebelled against Elizabeth I.

The tune for “Can She Excuse My Wrongs” was included in the “Dowland Lutebook”, now in Washington, [1] completed at least beforebefore any earlier dating of the text. This page was last edited on 11 Marchat SATB plus lute tablature.

Wikisource has original text related to this article: He enjoyed, at the time, a reputation as one of the greatest English songwriters and lutenists, but had to be content with employment in exile on the Continent. News World Communications, Inc. The Musical TimesVolumeNo. Part Midis and Mp3s Available Editor: Streams Videos All Posts. John Dowland and his Contemporaries: For these reasons it is generally assumed that the lyrics were a later addition.

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Songs to My Lady. The song’s popularity in Elizabethan England can be gauged by the sales of the sheet music The First Book of Songs which went into several editions and sold thousands of copies. Cerca i testi delle tue canzoni preferite Trova.


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Can She Excuse My Wrongs. The very poem used as his instrument may survive, along with a second, very similar song. Previously hosted on external site. This was a popular theme in Tudor poetry and lyrical balladry, and often the poet would use the sense of political alienation to make acute, often satirical commentary on the world of the court, with all its intrigues and jostling for position.

Are those clear fires which vanish into smoke? Dowland’s dedication of the same year was therefore not risky in the way it would have been in previous years. It has also been suggested that Dowland makes a veiled reference to the Earl in the excuze strain [2] by quoting the melody of the popular early 16th-century Tudor ballad, Will Yow Walke the Woods soe Wylde.

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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Robert Devereaux, Earl of Essex, pursued his stormy relationship with Queen Elizabeth I for 17 years wrongw his execution. The Music of the King’s Consort. Sexy Trippy All Moods.

Per poter seguire un artista occorre Prestare il consenso. John Dowland Number of voices: Edition is in D Minor with lute tabulature. Essex is known to have addressed poems to the Queen. Earle Marshall of England’.