12 Songs, Op.1 (Jackson, William)



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Fynnjamin (2012/9/6)

Editor First edition
Publisher. Info. London: J. Johnson, and for the Author at Exeter, n.d. (ca.1755)
Misc. Notes This file is part of the Sibley Mirroring Project.
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Fynnjamin (2011/3/13)

Publisher. Info. London: Harrison, Cluse & Co., n.d., Plates 227, 228.
Misc. Notes Missing pp.10-11 (Song III.)
No bass figures.
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Fynnjamin (2014/5/7)

Publisher. Info. London: C. and S. Thompson, n.d.
Misc. Notes ... properly disposed for the Voice, Harpsicord, German Flute or Violin
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Work Title 12 Songs, Op.1
Alternative. Title Twelve Songs set to music by William Jackson of Exeter ; Twelve Favourite Songs
Composer Jackson, William
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.1
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 12 songs
  1. The heavy hours are almost past - voice, 2 violins, viola, continuo
  2. Blest as th’immortal Gods is he - voice, 2 violins, viola, continuo
  3. For ever Fortune wilt thou prove - voice, 2 violins, continuo
  4. My days have been so wond’rous free - voice, 2 violins, continuo
  5. In vain you tell your parting Lover - voice, 2 violoncellos, cembalo (i.e. voice, violoncello, continuo)
  6. The merchant to secure his treasure - voice, 2 violins, continuo
  7. Ah, why must words my flame reveal - voice, 2 violins, viola, continuo
  8. To him who in an hour must die - voice, 2 violins, continuo
  9. ’Twas when the seas were roaring - voice, 2 violins, viola, continuo
  10. Waft me some soft and cooling breeze - voice, 2 violins, continuo
  11. While liquid odours round him breathe - voice, 2 violins, continuo
  12. Ianthe, the lovely joy of her swain - voice, 2 violins, continuo
Language English
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Classical
Piece Style Classical
Instrumentation voice, strings and continuo (see above)