Canzonets to Two Voices (Morley, Thomas)

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Sheet Music

Scores and Parts


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Editor First edition
Publisher. Info. London: Thomas Este, 1595.
Misc. Notes Music Division of the Library of Congress, Washington (US-Wc): RISM A/I: M 3701
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Publisher. Info. London: Thomas Snodham, 1619.
Misc. Notes RISM A/I: M 3702
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Editor Nathalie Dolmetsch (1905-1989)
Publisher. Info. Hortus Musicus, No.136
Kassel: Bärenreiter Verlag, 1956.
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Arrangements and Transcriptions


For 2 Recorders (Müller-Schmidt)

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Publisher. Info. Hans-Thomas Müller-Schmidt
Misc. Notes in modern keys for different recorders
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General Information

Work Title The First Booke of Canzonets to Two Voyces
Alternative. Title
Composer Morley, Thomas
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. RISM A/I: M 3701
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. None [force assignment]
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 21 canzonets / fantasias:
  1. Go Ye My Canzonets
  2. When Lo by Break of Morning
  3. Sweet Nymph Come to Thy Lover
  4. Fantasie à 2 'Il Doloroso'
  5. I Go before My Darling
  6. Fantasie à 2 'La Girandola'
  7. Miraculous Love's Wounding
  8. Lo, here another Love
  9. Fantasie à 2 'Il Rondinella'
  10. Leave now, Mine Eyes
  11. Fire and Lightning from Heaven
  12. Fantasie à 2 'Il Grillo'
  13. Flora wilt Thou Torment Me?
  14. Fantasie à 2 'Il Lamento'
  15. In Nets of Golden Wire
  16. Fantasie à 2 'La Caccia'
  17. O Thou that art so Cruel
  18. Fantasie à 2 'La Sampogna'
  19. I Should for Grief and Anguish
  20. Fantasie à 2 'La Sirena'
  21. Fantasie à 2 'La Torello'
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1595 or before
First Publication. 1595 - London: Thomas Este
Language English
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Renaissance
Piece Style Renaissance
Instrumentation 2 voices ; 2 viols
Extra Information The 9 fantasias for 2 instruments are interspersed with the canzonets.