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Fantasies and Galliards - org; MeyS 149/2


Name Byrd, William (1540c-1623) [Ascertained]
Standardized title Fantasies and Galliards
Scoring summary org
Key or mode a
Title on source [without title]
Additional title Sextets
Rule type RISM
Arrangement statement Arr
RISM ID number 800268569

Library information

Library siglum GB-Lbl Add. 29996


Work number 1.1.1
Voice/instrument org
General note for music incipit t 6-line stave with clef G-3 (here without lowest line)
Key or mode a
PAE Code
Work number 1.2.1
Title of movement, tempo [Galliard, f.123r-123v].
Voice/instrument org
Key or mode a
PAE Code


Total scoring org, cemb (org)

Material description

Type Manuscript copy
Publishing, printing and production information 1647 (1647)
Format, extent 1 parts
Parts held org or virginal
Extent (parts) f.211r-213v

Further information

General note 2. von 3 Fantasien für Orgel (Originalbesetzung für sechs Gamben), Komponistenname in der Handschrift: "Bird."
2nd of 3 fancies for organ (originally written for 6 viols), composer's name in manuscript: "Bird."
Laut Hughes-HughesB 1906 von einem anderen Schreiber (d.h. nicht von Thomas Tomkins); no.95-100 (f.200v-216r) vermutlich von demselben Schreiber wie no.1 (f.69v) geschrieben
According to Hughes-HughesB 1906 in a different hand (not by Thomas Tomkins); no.95-100 (f.200v-216r) appear to be in the same hand as no.1 (f.69v)


Catalog of works MeyS , 149/2
BroB , 1362
Bibliographic reference Hughes-HughesB 1906 , vol.3, p.85-86, no.99

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Related Titles

Parent record 800268373 198 Pieces