8 Four-Part Songs (Parry, Charles Hubert Hastings)



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Editor First edition
Publisher. Info. London: Novello, 1898.
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General Information

Work Title Eight four-part songs
Alternative. Title
Composer Parry, Charles Hubert Hastings
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. ICP 21
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 8 songs
  1. Phyllis
  2. O Love, they wrong thee much
  3. At her fair hands
  4. Home of my heart
  5. You gentle nymphs
  6. Come pretty wag
  7. Ye thrilled me once
  8. Better music ne'er was known
First Publication. 1898 – London: Novello
Librettist see below
  1. Anonymous Elizabethan
  2. Anonymous Elizabethan
  3. Robert Jones (fl. 1597–1615)
  4. Arthur Christopher Benson (1862–1925)
  5. George Wither (1588–1667)
  6. Martin Peerson (1571~1573–1650~1651)
  7. Robert Bridges (1844–1930)
  8. Francis Beaumont (1584–1616) and John Fletcher (1579–1625)
Language English
Dedication Walter Parratt
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation Voices: mixed chorus (SATB)
External Links The Lied, Art Song, and Choral Texts Archive