Ah! where does my Phillida stray, Ah! where are her Grots and her Bow'rs? Are the Groves and the Valleys do gay, Are the Shepherds so gentle as ours? The Groves may perhaps be as fair, The Face of the Valleys as fine, The Swains may in Manners compare, But their Love is not equal to mine!
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Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive)
- by William Jackson (1730 - 1803), "Ah where does my Phillida stray", published  [ vocal duet for two voices and continuo ], from Twelve canzonets, for two voices, no. 5, London, Harrison [sung text checked 1 time]
Researcher for this text: Johann Winkler
This text was added to the website: 2020-07-10
Line count: 8
Word count: 57