The Eagle's Force, T 281 (Byrd, William)

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Scores and Parts

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Editor Allen Garvin
Publisher. Info. Dallas: Hawthorne Early Music, 2015.
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Arrangements and Transcriptions

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Misc. Notes transposed to G minor
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General Information

Work Title The Eagle's Force
Alternative. Title
Composer Byrd, William
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. T 281
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IWB 31
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 1
Text Incipit The eagle's force subdues each bird that flies
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1611 or before
First Publication. 1611 in Psalmes, Songs, and Sonnets (No.1)
Librettist Thomas Churchyard (ca.1520-1604)
Language English
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Renaissance
Piece Style Renaissance
Instrumentation 3 voices (SSA or SST)