Forces: mezzo-soprano & continuo
Source: BL Add MS 64960
Formerly owned by Maria Ducarel, recorded (f. ii verso) as a gift to her from George Henry Lee, 3rd Earl of Lichfield, in 1768. This charming cantata uses the water flowing into the sea simile to describe longing for the beloved. In aria (Larghetto) – recit – aria (Allegro) format.
Range: b – e’
Editor: James Sanderson