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I'll bid my heart be still Words by THOMAS PRINGLE (1798-1834)

Old Scottish Border melody arr. SARA GARRARD

q

b& b b 4 PÏ Ï Ï. Ïj Ï Ï b& b b 4 PÏ Ï w b& b b 4 PÏ Ï Ï. Ïj Ï Ï Tenderly ( = c. 80)

SOPRANO 1

SOPRANO 2

ALTO

I'll

bid

I'll

bid

I'll

bid

my

my

heart

be

be

Ï w w w

still

And

still

still

And

Ï Ï. JÏ w ú. Ï Ï Ï Ï Ï. JÏ Ï Ï Ï Ï ú w ú. Î î Ï Ï Ï Ï Ï Ï ú Ï Ï Ï w ú. Î · Ï Ï ú

b& b b &bbb b& b b

& b b b ú. Ï Ï Ï Ï Ï Ï Ï Ï Ï ú. Ï Ï Ï Ï Ï Ï Ï Ï b& b b ú. Ï Ï ú Ï Ï ú. Ï Ï ú Ï Ï & b b b ú. Ï Ï ú Ï Ï ú. Ï Ï ú Ï Ï

Ï &bbb b& b b &bbb

b& b b Ï &bbb w b& b b Ï 5

check each strugg ling sigh.

sigh.

check each strugg ling

ú ú ú

heart

ú Î Ï Ï &bbb b& b b w b b b Î Ï Ï & ú 5

Andthere's none shall know

.

my soul's

None shall

sigh.

cher ished woe

know

cher ished woe

None

shall

know

10

I'll bid my heart be still Copyright © Sara Garrard 2012

When the

first

tears of sor

row are

dry,

When the

first

When the

first

sor

row

dry,

When the

When the

first

sor

row

dry.

When the

10

tears of

sor

row are

first

sor

row

first

sor

row

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2

FÏ F Ï F Ï

& b b b w ú. b& b b w ú. & b b b w ú. 14

dry.

They

dry.

They

dry.

They

Ï Ï Ï

Ï Ï &bbb ú. b b b Ï Ï & Ï Ï Ï Ï b b b Ï & Ï Ï Ï ÏÏ 18

Ï. Ïj Ï Ï ÏÏÏ Ï Ï ÏÏÏ Ï bid

me

cease

bid

me

cease

bid

me

cease

ÏÏ Ï Ï to

weep,

to

to

b& b b Ï Ï Ï. JÏ ú. Ï Ï Ï Ï Ï. JÏ Ï & b b b Ï Ï Ï. JÏ ú. Ï Ï Ï Ï Ï Ï ÏÏ Ï b& b b Ï. Ïj Ï Ï Ï Ï Ï Ï Ï Ï Ï Ï. Ïj Ï

weep, cease to

weep, For

weep, cease to

weep, For

ÏÏ Ï Ï ÏÏ Ï Ï Ï ÏÏ

Ï Ï &bbb Ï Ï Ï &bbb b b b & ÏÏ

Ï Ï Ï Ï ú. Ï Ï Ï Ï Ï Ï Ï Ï Ï Ï Ï ú. Ï Ï Ï Ï Ï Ï Ï Ï Ï Ï Ï ú. Ï Ï Ï Ï Ï Ï Ï

b Ï Ï & bb b b b & Ï b b b & Ï

18

glo ry

gilds

his

name;

O tis

there I

mourn,

he

ne'er

glo ry

gilds

his

name;

O tis

there I

mourn,

he

ne'er

name; O tis

there I

mourn,

he

ne'er

glo

b& b b Ï b& b b Ï &bbb Ï

ry gilds his

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joy

joy

joy

I'll bid my heart be still Copyright © Sara Garrard 2012

ÏÏ ÏÏ ÏÏ

the

the

the

For

name, his

can re

turn

can re

turn

can re

turn

bright noon

of

his

fame;

To

en

joy

the

bright noon

bright noon

of

his

fame;

To

en

joy

the

bright noon

bright noon

of

his

fame;

To

en

joy

the

bright noon

22

To en

To en

To en

25

of

of

of

his


3

pú ú ú ú ú ú b b b & Ï. Ïj Ï Ï Ï ú. Ï Ï Ï Ï Ï. JÏ & b b b pú ú w b b & Ï Ï ÏÏ b

& b b b ú. b& b b ú . & b b b ú.

Î pÏ Ï Î

b& b b ú . & b b b ú. b& b b ú .

P Ï Î Ï Ï Ï Ï Ï Ï ÏÏú Ï U P Ï Ï Ï Ï Ï. JÏ Ï Ï Ï Ï Ï Ï Ï Ï Ï Ï Ï Ï Î Pú.. Ïj Ï Ï Ï Ï ú.

Ï &bbb Ï Ï&bbb Ï Ï&& b b b

FÏ FÏ F Ï

b& b b b& b b b b b & Ï

25

fame.

fame.

fame.

29

won;

29

Mm

The

min

mm

strels wake

the

lay

For

peace

Mm

Ah

ah

Like my lost

love's

knell

the

tones

seemto swell, And I

Ah

Ah

Ah

I'll bid my heart be still Copyright © Sara Garrard 2012

hear

his

I

dom

hear

his

death

dirge

a

lone.

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death dirge a

Ah

b& b b ú Ï Ï Ï ú Ï Ï ú. b& b b ú. Ï Ï Ï Ï Ï Ï Ï Ï Ï ú. Ï Ï ú. & b b b ú . Ï ú. And

free

Mm

33

lone,

and

My

My

My

Ï Ï

36


4

& b b b Ï. b& b b w & b b b Ï.

Uú ÏÏ Uw U Ï ú

36

cheek

Ïj Ï

has lost

its

cheek

cheek

hue,

hue,

Ïj Ï

has lost

its

hue,

b& b b Ï Ï Ï Ï. JÏ Ï Ï Ï &bbb Ï Ï Ï Ï Ï Ï Ï Ï b& b b · Ï Ï 40

sweet er to fade

in

sweet er to fade in

p Ïj ä Ï Ï Ï Ï Ï. JÏ ú Ïjä Ï Ï & b b b p w ú Ïjä Ï Ï & b b b p äÏj Ï Ï Ï Ï Ï Ï ú Ïjä Î & b b b 40

My

eye

My

,Ï Ï Ï ,Ï Ï Ï , Ï Ï

eye

Ï Ï Ï

grief's

gloom y

shade Than to

grief's

gloom y

shade Than to

Swee

ter

shade Than to

grows faint

grows faint

I'll bid my heart be still Copyright © Sara Garrard 2012

an

oth

er

than

bloom

oth

er

than

bloom

oth

er

than

dim;

But tis

and

dim;

Ï Ï Ï Ï Ï Ï Ï ú. Ï Ï & b b b b b ú. & Ï Ï Ï b ú ÏÏ b b b & . ú Ï ÏÏ ú Ï Ï bloom

for an oth er than him,

Than to

bloom

oth er than him,

Than to

bloom

oth er than him,

Than to

b& b b Ï Ï Ï Ï Ï Ï Ï Î ú. b& b b ú Ï Ï Ï · · &bbb ú Ï Ï Ï for

But tis

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bloom

and dim;

him.

w w w

him.

him.


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