Fathers of the Free (Chadwick, George Whitefield)

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Publisher. Info. Holograph manuscript, 1927.
Misc. Notes Grayscale Images. Holograph in ink and pencil. Vocal lines in another hand. H. W. Gray, c1927.
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Work Title Fathers of the Free
Alternative. Title
Composer Chadwick, George Whitefield
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. F.79 ; L.3.20
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IGC 24
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 1
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1927
First Performance. 1927-05-05 — Brooklyn, New York University
First Publication. 1927 - New York: H.W. Gray (vocal score)
Librettist Elmer Ellsworth Brown (1861-1934)
Language English
Dedication Elmer Ellsworth Brown
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation chorus and orchestra
Chorus - SATB
2 flutes, 2 oboes, 2 clarinets (B), 2 bassoons
4 horns (E), 3 trumpets (E), 3 trombones, timpani, strings