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As Torrents in Summer

(from the cantata "King Olaf") Edward Elgar


pj Andantino SATB a cappella (1857-1934)

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As tor - rents in sum - mer, Half dried in their chan - nels,

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Copyright 1999 by the Choral Public Domain Library (http://www.cpdl.org)
Edition may be freely distributed, duplicated, performed, or recorded. rev. 8/26/99
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fall - ing, fall - ing Far off at their foun - tains;

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