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Author Purcell, Henry, 1659-1695.

Title 40 songs for voice and piano / Purcell ; realization of the figured bass and editing by Sergius Kagen.

Imprint New York : International Music, c1958-59.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    784.3 P  v.1    Available
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    784.3 Purcell,H PUR  v.2    Available
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    784.3 Purcell,H PUR  v.3    Available
Edition Low.
Description 4 v. ; 28 cm.
Note Contains excerpts from musico-dramatic works in piano-vocal score, and songs.
Contents v. 1. We sing to Him. Music for a while. Ah! how pleasant 'tis to love. Thrice happy lovers. Sweeter than roses. What can we poor females do. Fairest isle. If music be the food of love (3d version) If music be the food of love (1st version) I saw that you were grown so high -- v. 2. From rosy bowers. Ah, Belinda, I am prest with torment. Thy hand, Belinda! When I am laid in earth. What shall I do. Your awful voice. More love and more disdain. Since from my dear. Man is for the woman made. The knotting song. The Blessed Virgin's expostulation -- v. 3. The fatal hour. I'll sail upon I'll sail upon the Dog Star. Silvia, now your scorn give over. 'Tis nature's voice. Bess of bedlam. Cease, o my sad soul. Strike the viol. Lord, what is man. Sound the trumpet. Hark! the ech'ing air -- v. 4. An evening hymn. Hark! how all things in one sound rejoice. Lead, o lead me to some peaceful gloom. Not all my torments. Nymphs and shepherds. There's not a swain on the plain. Sweet, be no longer sad. Come all ye songsters. I attempt from love's sickness to fly. Queen's epicedium.
Subject Songs (Low voice) with piano -- Scores.
Songs (Low voice) with continuo -- Scores.
Operas -- Excerpts -- Vocal scores with piano.
Incidental music -- Excerpts -- Vocal scores with piano.
Added Author Kagen, Sergius.
Added Title Forty songs for voice and piano
Vocal music. Selections
Music No. 1638--1641 International Music

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