John Speller's Web Pages Drop, drop, slow tears

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One of the hymns I miss most from the Episcopal Hymnal of 1940 is Phineas Fletcher's text, "Drop, drop, slow tears" to Orlando Gibbons's fine tune "Song 46", one of seventeen tunes Gibbons wrote to accompany George Wither's Hymns and Songs of the Church, a collection of metrical versions of texts from the Hebrew Bible.

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Orlando Gibbons, Mus. Doc. (1583-1625)
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