How indulgent: Terminally indulgent
How: Henry Purcell penned a number of drinking songs, including such titles as ‘Wine in a morning makes us frolic and gay’ and ‘I gave her cakes and I gave her ale’.
Did you know: Purcell’s drinking song ‘Come, let us drink’ uses a canon, where three voices repeat a certain melody, but with each voice beginning at different times.
Now indulge yourself with….. ‘Come, let us drink’
This Purcell drinking song is sure to raise your spirits this Christmas!