Sleep, poor youth

The Dirge from Don Quixote

John Eccles

for soprano (e'flat-g''), bass (c-e'flat), 3 recorders and bc

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Sleep, poor youth comes from the first part of Don Quixote, and is one of the greatest examples of Eccles’ artistry in word setting, and of his beautiful, eminently singable melodies.