Egide-Joseph-Ignace-Antoine Albanese, "Charmantes fleurs quittes les près de Flore" [song]

Scope and Content

From: [Various vocal and instrumental music]

The British union-catalogue of early music printed before the year 1801, ed. Edith B. Schnapper (London: Butterworth Scientific Publications, 1957) lists various imprints of a song with this textual incipit, all set by Egide-Joseph-Ignace-Antoine Albanese and dating from c. 1780. No earlier textual concordances were found in Cyrus Lawrence Day and Eleanore Boswell Murrie, English song-books, 1651-1702: a bibliography (London: Bibliographical Society, 1940).

Key: C

Tempo: 2[/2]

Medium: gui