A collection of 17th and early 18th century anthems [manuscript], ca. 1715.

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A collection of 17th and early 18th century anthems [manuscript], ca. 1715.

Collection of anthems by British composers; copied in early 18th century. Scored for voices and basso continuo, and some works also include music for strings. Attributed composers are John Blow, Henry Purcell, Pietro Antonio Fiocco, Morgan Harris, Thomas Tudway, Christopher Tye, Thomas Tallis, Pelham Humfrey, Jeremiah Clarke, William Turner, William Lawes, John Weldon and Henry Aldrich. Aldrich's piece The beauty O Israel is modeled on Michael Wise's anthem How are the mighty fallen (Part I, p. 33-40); and his piece Full is modeled on Giovanni Pierluigi Palestrina's four-voice motet Docto bonus et amicus Dei.

2 v. in 1 of ms. music; 38 x 28 cm.

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Lawes, William, 1602-1645

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Clarke, Jeremiah, 1669?-1707

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Epithet: composer and organist British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000471.0x000132 Clarke composed a number of marches for harpsichord and named them after contemporary noblemen. They were called "trumpet tunes" because in them the harpsichord imitates trumpet style. This march first published, attributed to "Mr. Clarke", in "A Choice Collection of Ayres for the Harpsichord or Spinett," by John Young, ...

Purcell, Henry, 1659-1695

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This version 1943.--Cf. Fleisher Collection. From the description of Suite from the opera : the Fairy queen / Henry Purcell ; selection and orchestration by Harold Byrns. 1943. (Franklin & Marshall College). WorldCat record id: 53445289 From the opera composed ca. 1689. Transcribed 1936.--Cf. Fleisher Collection. From the description of Passacaglia : from Dido and Aeneas / Henry Purcell ; transcribed by Charles O'Connell. [19--] (Franklin & Marshall Colle...

Turner, William, 1651-1740

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Aldrich, Henry, 1647-1710

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Blow, John

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Baptised on 23 February 1649. Epithet: composer and organist British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000471.0x000024 ...

Tudway, Thomas, 1655 or 1656-1726

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Harris, Morgan, -1697

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Cummings, William Hayman, 1831-1915

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William Hayman Cummings, English singer and musical antiquary. He was the first to unite the music of Mendelssohn's Festgesang with Charles Wesley's hymn 'Hark! the herald angels sing'. From the description of William Hayman Cummings manuscript material : 1 item, 1878 (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 677020996 William Hayman Cummings was an English organist, composer, singer and writer, author of Purcell (1881), a biographical dictionary (1892) and other works ...

Tallis, Thomas, approximately 1505-1585

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Epithet: composer and organist British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001219.0x0000fa ...

Weldon, John, 1676-1736

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Warren-Horne, Edmund Thomas, approximately 1730-1794

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Tye, Christopher, 1497?-1572

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Fiocco, Pietro Antonio, 1653-1714

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Humfrey, Pelham, 1647-1674

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