My heart, why hast thou taken (Thomas Morley)
- Editor: James Gibb (submitted 2012-04-23). Score information: A4, 3 pages, 31 kB Copyright: CPDL
- Edition notes: Reformatting of #14981, transposed down a major 2nd. MusicXML source file is in compressed .mxl format.
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- Editor: Vince M. Brennan (submitted 2005-12-02). Score information: Letter, 4 pages, 53 kB Copyright: Personal
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Title: My heart, why hast thou taken
Composer: Thomas Morley
Description: 1st part of a 2-part madrigal, the 2nd part being Still it frieth
Original text and translations
My heart, why hast thou taken,
And forgot and forsaken?
Thou dost it lest, inspired
With his enclosed flames, thy heart be fired.