Songs from Shakespeare (Bridge, Frederick)



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Yoder (2013/5/4)

Editor Frederick Bridge (1844-1924)
Publisher. Info. London: Novello, n.d. Plate 9703
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Work Title Songs from Shakespeare
Alternative. Title The earliest known settings
Composer Bridge, Frederick
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 11 songs
  1. Morley: O mistress mine (from Consort Lessons)
  2. Byrd: O mistress mine (from The Fitzwilliam Virginal Book)
  3. Morley: It was a lover and his lass
  4. O willo, willo, willo (Traditional)
  5. Johnson: Where the bee sucks
  6. Johnson: Full fathom five
  7. Wilson: Take, o take those lips away
  8. Humfrey: Where the bee sucks
  9. Humfrey: A poor soul sat sighing
  10. Banister: Full fathom five
  11. Banister: Come unto these yellow sands
Librettist William Shakespeare (1564-1616)
Language English
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Renaissance
Instrumentation Voice, piano