The young workman grinned: "Soyons de notre siecle," said he, and departed whistling in the tenor clef.
It would be possible to write this passage entirely in the tenor clef, using only three leger lines above.
Primarily (besides the bass clef), in Italy and Germany, only the tenor clef was used, and the alto clef in France.
The first song was written in the soprano clef; the second has tenor clef but two solo voices; neither was made for Ehlers.
Exit whistling in the tenor clef; and keeping their hearts up, like a man.