Love and Laughter, Op.5 No.2 (Rootham, Cyril Bradley)

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Editor First edition
Publisher. Info. The Choralist, No.338
London: Boosey & Co., 1899. Plate H.2547.
Misc. Notes The printed score wrongly identifies the lyricist as "Arthur Grey Butler". The words are actually by The Rev Arthur Gray Butler (1831-1909): headmaster of Haileybury College and Dean of Oriel College, Oxford.
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General Information

Work Title Love and Laughter, Op.5 No.2
Alternative. Title Four-part Song
Composer Rootham, Cyril Bradley
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.5 No.2
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. ICR 2
Key G major
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1898
First Publication. 1899 – London: Boosey & Co.
Librettist Arthur Gray Butler (1831-1909)
Language English
Dedication To Edward A. Harvey, Esq., President, and the Gentlemen of the Bristol Madrigal Society
Average DurationAvg. Duration 3 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation 4 voices (SATB) a cappella
External Links Wikipedia article