Works with English texts : vocal and instrumental music from eighteenth-century manuscript and printed sources / [Johann Christian Bach] ; introduction by Ernest Warburton.

Author
Bach, Johann Christian, 1735-1782 [Browse]
Uniform title
Format
Musical score
Language
English
Published/​Created
New York : Garland Pub., 1990.
Description
1 score (xvii, 427 pages) : facsimiles ; 32 cm

Details

Subject(s)
Editor
Library of Congress genre(s)
Series
  • Bach, Johann Christian, 1735-1782. Works. 1984 ; v. 25. [More in this series]
  • The collected works / of Johann Christian Bach ; v. 25
Notes
  • Principally songs and opera excerpts; continuo, orchestral or other instrumental acc.
  • Words by various authors.
  • Reproduced in part from manuscript, in part from early editions.
  • Historical and editorial notes in English on p. vii-xiv.
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references (page xv).
Language note
English words (vocal works).
Contents
  • Music for the court (Thanks be to God who rules the deep ; Minuet for the Queen's birthday 1767 ; Minuet for the Queen's birthday 1769 ; Happy morn, auspicious rise)
  • Music for the church: Let the solemn organs blow
  • Music for the theatre (The maid of the mill ; The summer's tale ; Pharnaces, or the revenge of Athridates ; Tom Jones ; Amintas ; The flitch of bacon)
  • Songs for Vauxhall Gardens (First collection ; Second collection ; Third collection ; See the kind indulgent gales ; Strephon, when you see me fly/Luci amate a voi non chiedo ; Fourth collection)
  • Scotch songs (I'll never leave thee ; The broom of Cowdenknows ; Lochaber ; The braes of Ballanden)
  • English songs (The London lass ; Neptune ; Farewell ye green fields ; The world)
  • English pastoral: Menalcas.
ISBN
  • 0824060741 ((v. 25 ; : alk. paper))
  • 9780824060749 ((v. 25 ; : alk. paper))
OCLC
21491505
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