Ode to Hesperus (Cornell, John Henry)

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Publisher. Info. G. Schirmer’s Collection: Trios, Quartets and Choruses for Male Voices. No.10.
New York: G. Schirmer, 1881. Plate 2673.
Misc. Notes Cover has copyright 1878, but "10. Ode to Hesperus - Cornell. - 15 [cents]" has been handwritten in. Copyright date on first page of score.
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Work Title Ode to Hesperus
Alternative. Title
Composer Cornell, John Henry
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IJC 2
Key F major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 1 (quarter=69)
First Performance. 1886?
First Publication. 1881 (or earlier?)
Librettist Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1807–1882)
Language English
Dedication possibly Mendelssohn Glee Club, New York
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation TTBB Chorus a capella

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Given either its premiere or its New York premiere by the Mendelssohn Glee Club 1886 December 7 ? - see Review of the New York Musical Season 1886–87, page 60.