Form · Mechanical Licenses · Composers/Arrangers · Contact · If Music Be The Food Of Love | Music By. David Dickau. with Optional Orchestra. If Music Be The Food Of Love is clearly written in a romantic style. Tempo and Dr. Dickau has published works in several catalogs and has filled commissions. Details of If Music Be The Food Of Love [TTBB] DICKAU, David C. Choral Sheet Music Specialists Pana Musica.

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Cancel Forgot your password? Privacy Policy Terms and Conditions. However, David Dickau’s musical interpretation of Purcell’s poem follows a more joyous track and Purcell’s substitution of the phrase “sing on” over Shakespeare’s “play on” just adds to this joyous experience.

If music be the food of love by David C Dickau. There are, in fact, countless similar interpretations and an infinite number of examples yet to be discovered. TTBB voices with piano accompaniment. Select All Clear All Save to: Format All Formats 5 Musical score 5.


If Music Be The Food of Love

The lyrics of this song come from a poem by Henry Purcell. There is not one big cosmic meaning for all; there is only the meaning we each give to our life, an individual meaning, an individual plot, like an individual novel, a book for each person.

Sing on, Sing on! Each lyric can be interpreted as a mini novel, and some lyrics actually do originate from novels or poems; where these specific lyrics may serve as an identifying outline for the literary work. Don’t have an account?

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I read this as “love makes the world go round” others may see Shakespeare’s version differently, perhaps relating more to the suffering one can experience from the lack of love focusing on” Refine Your Search Year.

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If music be the food of love. Your list has reached the maximum number of items. Posted by Civic Chorale of Greater Miami at 2: Year 2 1 2 Language English. It’s this special synergy of lyrics with musical accompaniment which makes choral music so exceptionally significant for me personally.


And, this is but one interpretation of one beautifully crafted song. And, Purcell’s lyrics have a deeper meaning upon further reflection. Advanced Search Find a Library. If music be the food of love: Shakespeare’s actual quote “If music be the food of love, play on, Give me excess of it; that surfeiting,The appetite may sicken, and so die” Act 1, Scene 1 seems darker to me than Purcell’s re-interpretation, but the meaning is fairly clear.

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