5 Songs for Male Voices, Op.92 (Buck, Dudley)

Sheet Music


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Editor First edition
Publisher. Info. New York: G. Schirmer, 1883. Plate 3340–3344.
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General Information

Work Title 5 Songs for Male Voices
Alternative. Title 5 Four-Part Songs for Male Voices (Chorus or Quartet without Accompaniment)
Composer Buck, Dudley
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.92
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IDB 52
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 5 songs
  1. Twilight
  2. The Spring is Come, Huzza! (Canon)
  3. In Memoriam (A.E.S.)
  4. On the Sea
  5. The Signal Resounds from Afar (Vocal March in Canonform)
Text Incipit see below
  1. Out of the pearly gates and the golden portals of sunset \\ Crushing the amber light
  2. The Spring is come! The Spring is come! Huzza! Huzza! Huzza! Come raise on high your voices
  3. Fair are these houses, fairer far the dwelling, Built by the Master.
  4. When the cloudwrack is torn by the gust, and upborne \\ By winds in their might
  5. The signal resounds from afar, ’Tis the trumpet’s brazen call to the battle
First Publication. 1883 – New York: G. Schirmer
Librettist see below
  1. Mary Elizabeth Blake (1840–1907)
  2. Composer?
  3. B. K. Phelps (fl.1880s)
  4. Composer?
  5. Composer ?
Language English
Dedication David Blakeley, Esq. (Minneapolis, Minn.)
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation Voices: male chorus (TTBB) a cappella

Misc. Comments

No.5 has been reprinted/re-edited in several new editions of Buck's vocal music.