Composer: Thomas Morley (1557-1602)
Title: It was a lover and his lass
Poet: William Shakespeare (1564-1616)
Language: English (spelling modernized)
Incipit: It was a lover and his lass
Lute transcription: Dr. Jonathan Edward Mann, AST Publications. Sourced from Morley’s Ayres or Little Short Songs, Book 1 (London: William Barley, 1600). Modern key signatures have been applied.