5 Shakespeare Songs (second set), Op.23 (Quilter, Roger)

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Sheet Music


 Complete Score (High voice version)
#89683 - 3.10MB, 21 pp. -  6.5/10 2 4 6 8 10 (2- V/V/24 - 8007x

PDF scanned by TJ Busse
TJ Busse (2011/1/8)

Publisher Info.:

London: Boosey & Co., 1921. Plate H. 10390.


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General Information

Work Title 5 Shakespeare Songs (Second Set)
Alternative Title
Composer Quilter, Roger
Opus/Catalogue Number Op.23
Movements/Sections 5 Songs
  1. Fear no more the heat of the sun
  2. Under the greenwood tree
  3. It was a lover and his lass
  4. Take, o take those lips away
  5. Hey, ho, the wind and the rain
First Publication 1921
Librettist William Shakespeare (1564-1616) (no.4 anonymous text attributed to Shakespeare, used by him in 1604)
Language English
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation Voice and Piano
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