National Recollections of England (Moscheles, Ignaz)

Sheet Music


PDF scanned by Phillip21
Phillip21 (2018/12/29)

Publisher. Info. London: Edwin Ashdown, n.d. Plate A. & P. 8862.
Misc. Notes Scanned from a copy of an original held at Westminster Music Library, London. Published under Ashdown & Parry imprint.
Javascript is required for this feature.

Javascript is required to submit files.

General Information

Work Title National Recollections of England
Alternative. Title Grand Fantasia
Composer Moscheles, Ignaz
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IIM 82
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 9 sections:
  1. Introduction
  2. God save King William
  3. To arms, to arms (from Bonduca, Z.574 by Henry Purcell )
  4. Britons strike home (from Bonduca, Z.574 by Henry Purcell )
  5. Poor Jack (Dibdin)
  6. What should sailors do on shore?
  7. Hearts of oak (see Heart of Oak by William Boyce. Misattributed to Thomas Arne in Moscheles' score)
  8. See the conquering hero comes (from Judas Maccabaeus, HWV 63 by George Frideric Handel )
  9. Hallelujah (from Messiah, HWV 56 by George Frideric Handel )
First Publication. 1831
Dedication Queen Adelaide of the United Kingdom (1792-1849)
Average DurationAvg. Duration 12 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Classical
Instrumentation piano

Navigation etc.

Essentially a medley on popular tunes of the day.