Round about her charret, with all-admiring strains, The Hyades and Dryades give sweetest entertaynes, Lo how the gods in revells do accord, Whilst doth each goddess melodies afford, Now Bacchus is consorting, Amphion's harp reporting, To the shepherd's pipes sing the Nymphs of Diana: Long live fair Oriana.
- by Anonymous / Unidentified Author, appears in The Triumphs of Oriana, first published 1601 [author's text not yet checked against a primary source]
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- by Ellis Gibbons , "Round about her charret, with all-admiring strains", published 1601. [chorus a cappella] [ sung text not verified ]
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