The Willow Song (Anonymous)

Sheet Music


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Chrisjbaum (2014/10/17)

Editor Christopher Baum
Publisher. Info. Christopher Baum
Misc. Notes Voice and lute tablature with keyboard transcription
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General Information

Work Title The Willow Song
Alternative. Title
Composer Anonymous
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IA 1069
Key G minor
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1616 or earlier
Piece Style Renaissance
Instrumentation voice, lute
Related Works From the manuscript volume 35 Pieces (collection owned by Hugh Floyd in 1630)
Primary Sources Mss, ca.1610-40 (GB-Lbl, Add.15117)
Extra Information This is the best-known version of the song referenced in Shakespeare's Othello.