St Patrick's Breastplate (Stanford, Charles Villiers)



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Publisher. Info. London: Stainer & Bell, 1913. Plate S. & B. 1267.
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General Information

Work Title St Patrick's Breastplate
Alternative. Title Hymn of the Ancient Irish Church
Composer Stanford, Charles Villiers
Key G minor
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 1
Text Incipit I bind unto myself today, the strong name of the Trinity
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1902
First Publication. 1902
Librettist Cecil Frances Alexander (1823-1895)
Language English
Average DurationAvg. Duration 8 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation voices: mixed chorus (SATB)
organ (brass instruments and drums ad lib.)
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Misc. Comments

Grove Music does not list the brass and percussion as "ad lib."