The Aviary, a Collection of 6 Sonnets (Hook, James)

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Publisher. Info. London: Harrison, Cluse & Co., n.d., Plate 243.
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General Information

Work Title The Aviary
Alternative. Title The Aviary, A Collection of Sonnets composed by Mr. Hook, properly adapted for the Voice, Harp or Piano Forte
Composer Hook, James
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IJH 1
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 6
First Publication. ca.1783
Librettist ?James Hook
Language English
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Classical
Piece Style Classical
Instrumentation voice, harp or piano

Misc. Comments


  1. The Thrush. Sweet warbling thrush, whose artless song
  2. The Linnets. Ye tuneful linnets bless my care
  3. The Goldfinch. The goldfinch swells his little throat
  4. The Robin Redbreast. Little bird with bosom red
  5. The Nightingale. Sweet nightingale, no more complain
  6. The Lark. Go, tuneful bird, that glad'st the skies