12 Songs, Op.7 (Jackson, William)



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Publisher. Info. London: for the Author (ca.1770)
Misc. Notes Song No.10 appears twice.
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Work Title 12 Songs, Op.7
Alternative. Title Twelve Songs set to music by William Jackson of Exeter
Composer Jackson, William
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.7
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IWJ 7
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 12 songs
First Publication. ca.1770
Language English
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Classical
Piece Style Baroque
Instrumentation Variously: voice, strings, flutes, horns, continuo

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  1. Let others boast their shining Store - voice, 2 violins, continuo
  2. Fair Delia my Breast so alarms - voice, 2 violins, continuo
  3. Far from the Arms of her I love - voice, 2 violins, continuo
  4. All in the Downs the Fleet lay moor'd (Black-Eyed Susan) - voice, 2 violins, continuo
  5. Parent of blooming Flow'rs and gay Desires - voice, 2 flutes, 2 horns, 2 violins, viola, continuo
  6. Night, to Lovers' Joy's a Friend - voice, 2 violins, viola, continuo
  7. Love, when 'tis true, needs not the Aid of Sighs - voice, 2 violins, (viola), continuo
  8. How long must hapless Colin mourn - voice, 2 violins, continuo
  9. Now Philomel renews her tender Strain - voice, 2 violins, (viola), continuo
  10. Thy Absence, Delia, from my Bow'r - voice, 2 violins, continuo
  11. What Shepherd or Nymph of the Grove - voice, harpsichord ('cembalo solo')
  12. To fairest Delia's grassy Tomb - voice, harpsichord