In Vain is the Verdure of Spring (Carr, Benjamin)


Sheet Music


PDF scanned by University of Pennsylvania
Schissel (2011/3/16)

Publisher. Info. Philadelphia: G. Willig, n.d.(1799–1802).
Misc. Notes Color Scan.
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General Information

Work Title In Vain is the Verdure of Spring
Alternative. Title
Composer Carr, Benjamin
Key A major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 1
First Publication. 1802? by Philadelphia: G. Willig
Librettist Susanna Rowson (1762–1824)
Language English
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Classical
Piece Style Classical
Instrumentation Voice, piano

Misc. Comments

Librettist's name is given as Mrs. I. Rowson but Susanna Rowson seems a very good guess - author and educator active in Philadelphia at that time.