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" Orpheus with his lute made trees, And the mountain tops that freeze, Bow themselves, when he did sing: To his music plants and flowers Ever sprung ; as sun and showers There had made a lasting spring. Every thing that heard him play, Even the billows... "
The Technical World Magazine - Page 198
1912
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Pastoral and the Humanities: Arcadia Re-inscribed

Mathilde Skoie, Sonia Bjørnstad-Velázquez - 2006 - 184 pages
...yearnings. 'Orpheus with his lute made trees. . . Bow themselves, when he did sing', as Shakespeare rhymes, 'To his music plants and flowers/ Ever sprung; as sun and showers/ There had made a lasting spring' (Henry VIII, III, 3. 1).2 With this historical background in mind, we may better understand the allure...
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The Yale Book of Quotations

Fred R. Shapiro, Associate Librarian and Lecturer in Legal Research Fred R Shapiro - 2006 - 1067 pages
...day, Your sad tires in a mile-a. The Winter's Tale act 4, sc. 3, 1. 121 (1610-16n) King Henry VIII 451 ament" (1741) 6 Money ... is none of the wheels of...trade: it is the oil which renders the motion of th King Henry VIII act 3, sc. 1, 1. 3 (1613) 452 Had I but served my God with half the zeal I served my...
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Music and Mathematics: From Pythagoras to Fractals

John Fauvel, Raymond Flood, Robin J. Wilson - 2006 - 189 pages
...power in action was Orpheus, who (according to the song in Shakespeare's Henry VIII, of 1612) . . . with his lute made trees And the mountain tops that freeze, Bow themselves when he did sing — Orpheus, 'taken from an Ancient marble', duly appears in the frontispiece to Mersenne's treatise,...
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Beginning Latin Poetry Reader: 70 Selections from the Great Periods of Roman ...

Gavin Betts, Daniel Franklin - 2006 - 320 pages
...moderere (= modereris) 2 sg, pres, subj, moderor -ari here play — Orpheus, as Shakespeare tells us, with his lute made trees, and the mountain tops that freeze, bow themselves when he did sing (King Henry VIII, act 3, scene 1), 15 num introduces a question expecting a negative answer, trans,...
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Edvard Grieg in England

Lionel Carley - 2006 - 488 pages
...there may the secret be learned which enables a musician to emulate the fabled deeds of Orpheus, who 'made trees, And the mountain tops that freeze, Bow themselves when he did sing'. In music, as in other arts, we must now and then go back to nature. The painter who composes landscapes...
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Singing and Communicating in English: A Singer's Guide to English Diction

Kathryn LaBouff - 2007 - 352 pages
...incorruption. And this mortal must put on immortality. (GF Handel, "The Trumpet Shall Sound" from Messiah) Orpheus with his lute made trees, And the mountain...themselves when he did sing. To his music plants and flow'rs, Ever sprung, as sun and show'rs, There had made a lasting spring. Ev'ry thing that heard him...
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