Anon. "Sweet tyrant love oh hear my song"

Scope and Content

"Symphon: forte"

Anonymous. In three strophes: the third is marked "Duo". The Catalogue of printed music in the British Library to 1980 (London: K. G. Saur, 1981) lists two anonymous settings of this text, both issued as sheet music. G.316.e. (124.), entitled "To Cupid", was published in [1740?]; G.316.a. (44.), entitled "The Bashful Lover", was published in [1745?]. Not in Cyrus Lawrence Day and Eleanore Boswell Murrie, English song-books, 1651-1702: a bibliography (London: Bibliographical Society, 1940).

Key: Es

Tempo: 3/4

Medium: S, 2 vn, bc