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© by W. H. (Wystan Hugh) Auden (1907 - 1973)
I. In a garden shady this holy lady
I. In a garden shady this holy lady [ ... ]
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- by W. H. (Wystan Hugh) Auden (1907 - 1973), "Three songs for St. Cecilia's Day", from Harper's Bazaar, December 1941, revised 1945, revised 1966, copyright © [author's text checked 1 time against a primary source]
Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive):
- by (Edward) Benjamin Britten (1913 - 1976), "Hymn to St Cecilia", 1942. [soli, SSATB chorus a cappella] [text not verified]
- by Geoffrey David Gibbs (b. 1940), "I cannot grow" [voice and piano], note: the second section only was set to music [text not verified]
- by William L. Graves (b. 1916), "Song for St. Cecilia's Day" [voice, string quartet, clarinet, and piano] [text not verified]
- by John Reginald Lang-Hyde (1899 - 1990), as Lewis Hyde, "I cannot grow", 1951 [voice and piano], note: the second section only was set to music [text not verified]
- by Raymond Warren (b. 1928), "A song for St. Cecilia's Day", published 1967. [tenor, flute, viola, and guitar] [text not verified]
This text was added to the website: 2008-01-07
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