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Oedipus - Excerpts; V (4), Coro, orch; ZimP 583


Name Purcell, Henry (1659-1695)
Standardized title Oedipus
Subheading Excerpts
Scoring summary V (4), Coro, orch
Key or mode c
Title on source Oedipus
RISM ID number 806041228

Library information

Library siglum GB-Lbl Add. 31447


Work number 1.1.1
Voice/instrument B solo
Key or mode c
Text incipit Hear ye sullen powers below
PAE Code
Work number 1.2.1
Title of movement, tempo Vers on a ground.
Voice/instrument A
General note for music incipit + Metre added.
Key or mode c
Text incipit Music for a while
PAE Code
Work number 1.3.1
Voice/instrument B
Key or mode c
Text incipit Come away do not stay
PAE Code


Total scoring A, T, B, Coro S, Coro A, Coro T, Coro B, vl (2), bc

Material description

Type Manuscript copy
Publishing, printing and production information 1690-1710
Format, extent score: f. 2r-5r

Further information

General note [S.l.], [s.n.], ca. 1700
Prelude-Hear ye sullen Powrs-Musick for awhile-Come away
Comment on scoring: VSol 0111. Coro 1111. strings 11000. bc


Catalog of works ZimP , 583

Index terms

Subject heading Stage music
Language of text eng

Related Titles

Parent record 806933742 Pieces