Shakspeare's Dramatic Songs (Linley, William)



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Arranger Samuel Wesley, piano accompaniment to music in "Macbeth"
Editor William Linley
Publisher. Info. London: Preston, n.d.
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Work Title Shakespeare's Dramatic Songs
Alternative. Title Shakspeare's Dramatic Songs, Consisting of all the Songs, Duets, Trios and Chorusses, in Character, as Introduced by him in his Various Dramas; the Music, partly New & partly Selected with New Symphonies and Accompaniments for the Piano Forte from the works of Purcell, Fielding, Drs. Boyce, Nares, Arne, Cooke, Messrs. J. Smith, I. S. Smith, T. Linley Junr. and R. I. S. Stevens, to which are prefixed a general Introduction of the Subject and Explanatory Remarks on Each Play, by Wm. Linley Esqr.
Composer Linley, William
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. None [force assignment]
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 2 volumes
Librettist William Shakespeare
Language English
Dedication The Old Drury Club, a Social Circle round the Shrine of Shakspeare,
Cherishing his Memory, and Revering his Genius
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Classical
Piece Style Classical
Instrumentation 1-2 voices, piano; voice, chorus, piano

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Original title uses the old spelling of Shakespeare's name that was common before about 1900.