The blue sky of Naples is radiant to-day, It is not so restful or soft as the grey - I wearied of England, but till I crossed the sea I did not know how dear was its grey sky to me.
Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive):
- by Charles Willeby (1865 - 1955), "Grey London skies", copyright © 1914 [voice and piano], from Bow Bells : Five London Silhouettes, no. 5, London ; New York : Boosey [text verified 1 time]
Researcher for this text: Harry Joelson
This text was added to the website: 2010-12-08
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