Priest and Penitent with 9 Bawd Ballads: V. She's Somewhere in the Sunlight Strong Richard LeGallienne 3. I'll Never go to Macy's Handel 2. The Rivals with 5 Bawd Ballads: I. At this level, you are certainly one of John Dryden's unforgettable characters! But as they were a Playing, She oagled so the Swain; It sav'd her plainly saying, Let's kiss to ease our Pain; And something else, but what I dare not name. Young Coridon grown bolder, The Minute would improve; This is the Time he told her, To shew you how I love; And something else, but what I dare not name.
It is illegal to copy and distribute our copyright-protected material without permission. Miss Jane John Lockman 9. Why Johnny Hates School 3. Go, Lovely Rose Edmund Waller 2. We also have the blessing of the composer himself. Dick and Rose Matthew Prior 3. But Phillis did recover Much sooner than the Swain; She blushing ask'd her Lover, Shall we not Kiss again: And something else, but what I dare not name.
Alexis and Celia John Dryden 7. The Nymph seem'd almost dying, Dissolv'd in amorous Heat; She kiss'd, and told him sighing, My Dear your Love is great: And something else, but what I dare not name. Seymour Barab What is the project and why is it important? Spanish Dancer with 21 The Song Maker: I. Did Not Thomas Moore 4. Do not Love too Long William Butler Yeats 8. For more information, contact us at the following address: Bawd Ballads Word count: 816 Song Cycle by 1921 - 2014 1. I was Standing on the Corner Wolf 4.
Music, When Soft Voices Die. Dear doctors, set this matter right, Give Strephon spirits over night, Or Chloe in the morning. Ah she cry'd, ah for a languishing Maid In a Country of Christians to die without aid! Funds raised via Kickstarter will help defray the costs of hiring musicians, renting space, recording, mastering and design costs, and the creation of the physical disc. Why Does He She so Long Delay? Cupid in Shape of a Swayn did appear, He saw the sad wound, and in pity drew near, Then show'd her his Arrow, and bid her not fear, For the pain was no more than a Maiden may bear; When the balm was infus'd, she was not at a loss What they meant by their sighing and kissing so close; By their praying and whining, And clasping and twining, And panting and wishing, And sighing and kissing, And sighing and kissing so close. Therefore, with the Kickstarter funding, the project will be completed. Our research has never had any government or institutional funding, so if you found the information here useful, please consider making a donation. We will record at Drew University's acoustically renowned recital hall.
The second recording session will focus on three more of Seymour's song cycles: The Rivals, Parodies, and The Songmaker. What is the background of this project? Your gift is greatly appreciated. Slow, Slow, Fresh Fount Ben Johnson 2. Thus Love his Revels keeping, 'Till Nature at a stand; From talk they fell to Sleeping, Holding each others Hand; And something else, but what I dare not name. I approached Geoffrey Silver of Acis Productions to create a disc of Seymour's music. Not all the material on this website is in the public domain.
Reviving when the morn returns, With rising flames young Strephon burns, And fain, wou'd fain be doing: But Chloe now, asleep or sick, Has no great relish for the trick, And sadly balks his wooing. Nor think that I am joking; When she wou'd, he cannot comply, When he wou'd drink, she's not a-dry; And is not this provoking? The repertoire is selected and the musicians are committed. Five Reasons on a round by Henry Purcell 6. A Man of Words and not of Deeds 6. Bawd Ballads And Other Songs By Seymour Barab Album Track Listing Trk Song 1 The Rivals: I. The Song for Colin 4. The pianist for these sets is the excellent Brent Funderburk.
A Lady with 15 Parodies: I. Seymour's music is immensely popular and accessible, but there are no recordings of these songs. Werther William Makepeace Thackeray 5. I enjoyed the set immensely, and was glad to serendipitously meet him while singing in New York. There will be two recording sessions: the first will happen in May and consist of Bawd Ballads for voice and string trio, while the second session will occur in August and will consist of three sets of songs for voice and piano.
. Weep You no More, Sad Fountains Anonymous 4. Everyone involved is an experienced professional and able to handle whatever challenges may arise. A last Effort she trying, His Passion to withstand; Cry'd, but it was faintly crying, Pray take away your Hand: And something else, but what I dare not name. Coda Recorded by Barbara Cook on Esoteric Records. So many Beauties removing, His Ardour still increas'd And greater Joys pursuing, He wander'd o'er her Breast: And something else, but what I dare not name. Gypsies in the Wood 7.