Suite for Strings, Z.770 (Purcell, Henry)

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For 2 Violins, Viola and Cello (Tennent)

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R.D. Tennent (2012/7/24)

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R.D. Tennent (2014/7/22)

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Arranger R.D. Tennent
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Misc. Notes Minuett, 2nd Aire and Jigg re-instated from later Purcell works; inner parts of the Boree (bourée) added by the arranger.
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General Information

Work Title Suite for Strings
Alternative. Title
Composer Purcell, Henry
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Z.770*
Key G major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 6 movements
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. ca.1681
Average DurationAvg. Duration 8 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Baroque
Piece Style Baroque
Instrumentation strings (possibly viols)
Extra Information There are 2 works bearing the catalog number 770. One is titled Overture and is a single movement in G minor, actually a concert arrangement for 4 strings (likely viols) of the Introduction to Swifter Isis, Swifter Flow, Z.336 while the second is a Suite for 4 strings in G major with incomplete inner parts.

Misc. Comments

Incomplete in manuscript.