3 Cantatas and 3 Songs, Op.9 (Stanley, John)

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Editor First edition
Publisher. Info. London: Printed for the Author, n.d. [1751]
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General Information

Work Title 3 Cantatas
Alternative. Title Three Cantatas and Three Songs for a voice and instruments
Composer Stanley, John
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.9
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. None [force assignment]
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 3 cantatas
  1. As in a pensive form Myrtilla sat (has 3 sections. F major)
  2. As Delia (blest with ev'ry grace) (4 sections)
  3. Long had fair Delia slighted Damon's love (6 sections) - violin; oboe or flute)
  4. I feel new passions rise
  5. Love has possessed my heart
  6. Immortal goddess, heav'nly fair
First Publication. 1751
Language English
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Baroque
Piece Style Baroque
Instrumentation high voice, various instruments (mainly unspecified treble instrument), continuo
External Links RISM 000112549 (description of copy (1790s?) by Charlotte Clive of first cantata at the library of the University of Texas, Austin)