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Dry those eyes which are o'erflowing
composer
British Library, Add. MS 37027
author of text
The Tempest, or The Enchanted Island; possibly by Sir William Davenant
author of text
The Tempest, or The Enchanted Island; possibly by John Dryden

Recordings
'Orpheus with his lute' (CDA67450)
Orpheus with his lute
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Dry those eyes which are o'erflowing
This is one of the finest numbers from the Weldon score, the Purcellian ground bass song ‘Dry those eyes which are o’erflowing’, sung by Ariel in Act III, Scene iii to Alonzo, Gonzales and Antonio.

from notes by Peter Holman 2004

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